THE IDEA in a nutshell

The Problem

  • Most smart devices and their applications require access to our personal data.
  • Much of the required data is given to third parties for tracking and advertising purposes.
  • The associated terms and conditions are complex legal documents that most people do not read.

The Idea in a nutshell (see more)

Create a community and a crowdsourcing platform to:

  • Help raise awareness to citizens of the privacy related consequences of digital technologies.
  • Inform about ways to protect our private data from unjustified access.
  • Put pressure to developers to comply with our privacy protection needs

Anybody can be part of our community. Watch the video and register to support this effort.

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GET INVOLVED

Why get involved?

  • Help us spread the idea
  • Keep updated! We frequently add articles to enhance our privacy consciousness.
    • Check for instance our "Actual Cases" page
    • Give your feedback to the community through the respective "Feedback" page
  • With a sufficiently large community support, we will start developing software solutions
  • Eventually, we will plan community actions and you can decide to take voluntary part

How to get involved?

  • Join the community to show your support in this effort, simply by liking us on facebook , following us on twitter or by submitting your email and your country on the right*.

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THE COMMUNITY

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Latest update: 22/06/2018 17:05 EET

ACTUAL CASES

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Complaint from US watchdog: YouTube illegally collects data on childrenz from US watchdog: YouTube illegally collects data on children

Complaint filed with US watchdog which mentions that youtube illegally collects data on children. A coalition of 23 child advocacy, consumer and privacy groups have filed a complaint with the US Federal Trade Commission alleging that Google is violating child protection laws by collecting personal data of and advertising to those aged under 13. The […]

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True-story: How I accidentally sent every photo I’ve ever taken to google…

Google Photos auto-syncs when you connect to Wi-Fi. Accidentally turning it on even once means you might end up uploading all of your photos to Google’s servers. This is one more digital privacy true-story that is titled: “I Tried to Watch a Video of a Puppy and Accidentally Sent Every Photo I’ve Ever Taken to […]

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Mozilla vs. Amazon regarding kids privacy protection

Mozilla calls on Amazon to present its privacy information more clearly for the Echo Dot Kids Edition. Amazon’s product page for its new Echo Dot Kids Edition doesn’t mention the words “privacy” or “data.” Mozilla thinks it should. The e-commerce company last month introduced the new, child-friendly Echo device, powered by an Alexa voice assistant that was modified for kids ages 5 to […]

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