Corporate Surveillance in Everyday Life
How Companies Collect, Combine, Analyze, Trade, and Use Personal Data on Billions
☙ Posté le 12-06-2017
How thousands of companies monitor, analyze, and influence the lives of billions. Who are the main players in today’s digital tracking? What can they infer from our purchases, phone calls, web searches, and Facebook likes? How do online platforms, tech companies, and data brokers collect, trade, and make use of personal data? In recent years, a wide range of companies has started to monitor, track and follow people in virtually every aspect of their lives.