Konstanz University International Colloquium - Centre for Human Data Society
Constituting the Human Data Society
New ways of dealing with data individually and in society Kick-off for the Human Data Society initiative at the University of Konstanz as part of an international colloquium "Data Science", the science of data, has become an important area in applied interdisciplinary research with great importance for economy and society in recent years. Taking up this development,
One-on-one with Lawrence Lessig
WGBH Greater Boston
One-on-one with Lawrence Lessig (time stamp: 7:58)
Big Brother’s Prying Eyes
PBS Moyers & Company
Whatever your take on recent revelations about government spying on our phone calls and Internet activity, there’s no denying that Big Brother is bigger and less brotherly than we thought. What’s the resulting cost to our privacy -- and more so, our democracy? Lawrence Lessig joins Bill to discuss the implications of our government’s actions.
Privacy Rights of Public Figures
Committee members heard from members and representatives of the Screen Actors Guild as well as members of the press regarding the rights of privacy as they pertain to public figures. They talked about legislation that would protect public figures from unwanted attention.