Consumers International Summit: Explaining why digital innovation needs data mobility

We're delighted to be on a plenary at the Consumers International Summit 2019 in Portugal talking about data mobility. Our Chief Product Officer, the fabulous Fab de Liberali, will be explaining the critical importance of data not just being available to consumers but being mobile, and how that underpins the whole Personal Data Economy. In … Continue reading Consumers International Summit: Explaining why digital innovation needs data mobility

Microsoft’s HealthVault closure is inevitable in a more user-centric world

Microsoft has announced plans to close HealthVault, its personal health record for consumers which it launched back in 2007, later this year. This is not a huge surprise as the world of healthcare, and public expectations around management of the wealth of very sensitive data it holds, have moved on dramatically in that time. Patient … Continue reading Microsoft’s HealthVault closure is inevitable in a more user-centric world

Digi.me featured in Future Agenda’s Future of Digital Identity report

We are delighted to be featured as a case study in the Future of Digital Identity, a new report from Future Agenda. As the report's executive summary notes, in a world that is becoming evermore digitally connected, how we resolve our digital identities will prove to be a fundamental underpinning, as well as an enabler, … Continue reading Digi.me featured in Future Agenda’s Future of Digital Identity report

Digi.me featured in Royal Society report on protecting privacy in practice

We were delighted to see digi.me name-checked in an important new report on data privacy from the Royal Society, the world's oldest independent scientific academy. Protecting Privacy in Practice examines how we realise the full potential of large-scale data analysis in a world in which the scale and rate at which data is collected, used … Continue reading Digi.me featured in Royal Society report on protecting privacy in practice

Developers, welcome! Come and build on digi.me with ethically-sourced data

If you're a developer interested in the limitless potential of adding fully consented personal data to your app or service, then you need to check out our upgraded developer website. As ethically-sourced data, security, consent and privacy become the new watchwords, staying on the right side of the regulatory fence is becoming increasingly critical. Digi.me's … Continue reading Developers, welcome! Come and build on digi.me with ethically-sourced data

It’s time to share our full digi.me vision with the world

We've spent many, many hours over the last few years banging a drum globally in person and on paper about the critical importance of personal data privacy in creating a better world. Of how that privacy - and all the benefits it fuels, such as data-driven innovation and personalised healthcare -  can only flow from … Continue reading It’s time to share our full digi.me vision with the world