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December 6, 2022

GDER Anyone?

I was asked to give a talk last week on how I thought the ‘data intermediaries’ space would evolve over the next few years. I used […]
March 26, 2021

Is Marketing about to wake up from its Adtech nightmare?

I did not manage to watch this talk from Bob Hoffman, The Ad Contrarian yesterday. I wish I had; from the write up in Marketing Week […]
February 13, 2021


I mentioned the concept of Personal Algorithms, or (P)algorithms back in this post at the start of the Covid pandemic. I think they make for an […]
February 3, 2021

Applying for, and being, a MyData Operator

I’m on a panel this afternoon at this Canadian Data Privacy Week event; the subject I’m due to discuss is as per the title above – […]
January 28, 2021

BLTS > TBSL, the order matters

OK, yes the post heading is a bit obscure and for a specific audience; so let me explain. Over in the community (and other such […]
January 15, 2021

The Growing Importance of Data Provenance

Remember when it used to be an amusing conversation, ‘the amount of data in the world is growing at blah blah blah rate….’? I would contend […]