"Navigating Privacy" and the DML Hub's Research Associate Summer Institute
"Navigating Privacy and User Rights Issues in an 'I Agree' Era"
A short video interview with Tamara Shepherd, a 2012 participant in the DML Hub’s Research Associates Summer Institute, on the issues of too-quickly relinquishing your rights when using online services & platforms.
To watch the interview, go to http://bit.ly/WaxHOd.
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Excerpt from "Navigating Privacy and User Rights Issues in an 'I Agree' Era"
If there was some way to convey the terms and the privacy policies in ways that were much more easy to understand, and at least have people reflect on what they're agreeing to before they click "I agree,"
something like that is like building a critical digital literacy -- literacy around rights issues, not just literacy in terms of skills or how you use this technology.
DML Hub's Research Associate Summer Institute
To learn more about the DML Hub's Research Associate Summer Institute program, visit http://dmlhub.net/initiatives/summer-institute. To apply for the 2013 Summer Institute, go to http://bit.ly/HubSI2013.