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Is the Right to Be Forgotten a Real Problem for Blockchain?
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Is the Right to Be Forgotten a Real Problem for Blockchain?

New technologies that give people power and convenience tend to have their shortcomings. Even the great power of the Internet — the lifeblood of today’s post-industrial society — is sometimes used for bad things. Apparently, blockchain technology has its own disadvantages. One of such is the inherent property of a blockchain ledger: immutability. It is …

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Face Recognition on Facebook: What Is it? Why Bother?
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Face Recognition on Facebook: What Is it? Why Bother?

Face recognition tech Facebook has been rolling out since the early 2010’s is getting a lot of attention in the media due to yet another portion of privacy issues with the company’s actions. While the newly offered functions are by all means nice and useful, privacy enthusiasts, regulators, and numerous casual users expressed significant concerns …

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