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Philippe’s Megaphone : On the currency of data

mardi 31 décembre 2013, par Philippe Coueignoux

December 31, 2013
Personal data, not Bitcoin, is the currency of the future.

.... Morozov says : personal data is the new currency.
.... Gulled with glass beads, poor we, give Google our gold
.... to mint into money, making it rich.

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