Differential privacy? No, Apple, it’s all about private sharing

We think private sharing is this year's differential privacy - and we'll tell you why Apple has hit the headlines again with news that it may not be using its vaunted differential privacy tool - which mines user data while protecting that person's identity - quite as it said it would. Differential privacy was last … Continue reading Differential privacy? No, Apple, it’s all about private sharing

Digi.me partners with ID Exchange to help Australians do more with their personal data

Digi.me has partnered with Sydney start-up ID Exchange to help Australian consumers enjoy more control over their personal data. ID Exchange and digi.me will collaborate as vanguards for personal data sharing, working jointly to simplify user processes around consent. Together, they will execute cutting-edge solutions that provide security as well as consented sharing through a … Continue reading Digi.me partners with ID Exchange to help Australians do more with their personal data

Great news – you can now add financial data to your digi.me

We've very excited that you can now add details of your finances to your digi.me library. Having your financial accounts in one place within digi.me allows you to take control of your money and gain greater insight into your spending, and is just the start of enhanced social streams that will soon inclue data from … Continue reading Great news – you can now add financial data to your digi.me

Digi.me merges with Personal to create global personal data control powerhouse

Digi.me and Personal are combining forces through a merger, bringing together the leading European and US companies in the emerging personal data ecosystem to provide a single integrated solution for consumers and businesses. Julian Ranger and Shane Green: Why we are joining forces to tackle empowering people with data Both companies have pioneered innovative technologies … Continue reading Digi.me merges with Personal to create global personal data control powerhouse

Personal data has an image problem – and that’s an issue for all of us

Big data is everywhere and supposedly the salve for every problem - but it's also a noted security issue, something that can be used against us - and both of these mask its real benefits. That's the essential premise of this excellent article in The Huffington Post, which looks at why consumers are currently running … Continue reading Personal data has an image problem – and that’s an issue for all of us