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Philippe’s Megaphone : On the new Far West

mardi 15 avril 2014, par Philippe Coueignoux

April 15, 2014
Today’s land of personal data is as lawless as the Far West used to be.

.... Medicare publishes physician payments,
.... Snowden US spy records.
.... Monopoly might makes right. Privacy ?
.... Who isn’t loath to be bound by oaths ?

Medicare Open Its Books On Doctors and Payments
by Reed Abelson and Sarah Cohen
(New York Times) - April 9, 2014
The Medicare Data’s Pitfalls
by Denise Grady and Sheri Fink,
Andrew Pollack and Reed Abelson
(New York Times) - April 10, 2014