• It's one rule for big data, another for its victims | John Naughton

    2 days ago - By The Guardian

    The massive - and avoidable - data breach at credit agency Equifax has left millions of consumers at risk, but don't expect anyone to be held to account Last week, much of the tech world was temporarily unhinged by a circus in Cupertino , where a group of ageing hipster billionaires unveiled some impressive technology while miming the argot of teenage fandom and pretending that they were changing the world. Meanwhile, over in the real world, another tech story was unfolding. Except that this is not just a tech story: it's a morality tale about how we have come to inhabit a world in which...
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