International Data Privacy Day 2017

The 28th of January is International Data Privacy Day, held every year, an international effort highlighting “Respecting Privacy, Safeguarding Data and Enabling Trust.”  PDEC celebrates Data Privacy Day in honor of our members. Data Protection Day was inaugurated in 2006 by the Council of Europe to highlight the groundbreaking work that the EU had completed to […]

Keep Crypto Strong – PDEC Position Statement

PDEC Opposes Government “Backdoor” Access to Encrypted Data   The Personal Data Ecosystem that PDEC promotes gives people the rights and capabilities to control, access, manage and secure value from data about them and their lives regardless of how such data is derived. PDEC members include businesses that provide citizens with means to control how […]

SXSW starts it off right!

Interactive is just what implies: interaction. From an early session on Making it Rain in Non-techy Markets to Who Owns the Data? Self-Tracking to Health 2.0, I am already contemplating questions I’d never considered, approaching new ways of viewing ID in the cloud, and meeting French entrepreneurs starting home-cooked meal websites. This is the beauty […]

Making Things Together

I do many things at Singly, but first and foremost, I am a creator. Ranging from full scale product & company creation on down to hacking on the weekends, I bring things to life for a living. This idea is a big part of how I think about personal data – it’s about more than […]