Greetings! (December 8, 2011)
One of the things we like most about putting together this newsletter is finding out about technological developments and how new technologies are being used. For example, in preparing this month's edition, we learned about a company that has developed facial recognition technology to help people with autism read the emotions of others.
Creators of Cutting-Edge Technologies Thinking Privacy (December 8, 2011)
For privacy professionals, the concept of building privacy protection in from the earliest development stages of a program or product has become a key focus, as evidenced by the widespread adoption of Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner Ann Cavoukian's Privacy By Design, which espouses making smart privacy choices from the very start to avoid breach-related headaches later in the process.
But what about innovators whose first focus might not be about protecting user privacy?