Each week the Human Rights, Big Data & Technology Project, based at the University of Essex Human Rights Centre, prepares an overview of related news stories from the week. This summary contains news articles from 5 to 12 May 2017.
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‘You can tell by the way I use my walk…’ – BBC News
Personal AI Privacy Watchdog Could Help You Regain Control of Your Data – MIT Technology Review
With James Comey Out at the FBI, American Privacy Could Take a Hammering – MIT Technology Review
Uber Suffers Bloody Nose in Its Fight to Conquer Europe – The New York Times
Mind-Reading Algorithms Reconstruct What You’re Seeing Using Brain-Scan Data – MIT Technology Review
How Encrypted Weather Data Could Help Corporate Blockchain Dreams Come True – MIT Technology Review
New York City Has a Bold Plan to Fight Homelessness with Data – MIT Technology Review
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