3 Matching Annotations
- Apr 2020
This principle equally applies to the laws of our country; we should never violate basic rights even if the consequences aren’t immediately evident.
- Mar 2020
multiple scandals have highlighted some very shady practices being enabled by consent-less data-mining — making both the risks and the erosion of users’ rights clear
Earlier this year it began asking Europeans for consent to processing their selfies for facial recognition purposes — a highly controversial technology that regulatory intervention in the region had previously blocked. Yet now, as a consequence of Facebook’s confidence in crafting manipulative consent flows, it’s essentially figured out a way to circumvent EU citizens’ fundamental rights — by socially engineering Europeans to override their own best interests.
- sacrificing personal data/privacy in order to gain some benefit
- erosion of rights
- voluntarily giving up one's rights
- data privacy
- making it easy to do the wrong thing
- dark pattern