Posts Tagged ‘privacy’

Is it time for a universal genetic forensic database? | Science

November 23, 2018

http://science.sciencemag.org/content/362/6417/898.full

Took a ancestry DNA test? Here’s what you should know about privacy

November 11, 2018

https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/nation-now/2018/04/27/ancestry-genealogy-dna-test-privacy-golden-state-killer/557263002/

Dynamic Human Environmental Exposome Revealed by Longitudinal Personal Monitoring: Cell

November 3, 2018

Dynamic…Environmental #Exposome Revealed by
Longitudinal…Monitoring, by @SnyderShot lab
https://www.Cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(18)31121-8 QT: “Developed…method to monitor personal airborne biological & chem. exposures & followed…15 individuals for up to 890 days & >66… locations.”

https://www.cell.com/cell/pdf/S0092-8674(18)31121-8.pdf

George Church’s new article

September 3, 2018

How we Benefit from Getting our Genomes Sequenced
https://medium.com/@geochurch/how-we-benefit-from-getting-our-genomes-sequenced-73f173ddaab

text mining and privacy

August 4, 2018

Don’t quote me: reverse identification of research participants in social media studies

John W. Ayers,
Theodore L. Caputi,
Camille Nebeker &
Mark Dredze

npj Digital Medicine
volume 1, Article number: 30 (2018)

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41746-018-0036-2

Leonardo Da Vinci’s DNA

July 1, 2018

original announcement here:
https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2016-05/tca-ldv050316.php Rumors that they will make his DNA public very soon.

DNA by numbers

June 26, 2018

https://www.forensicmag.com/article/2015/10/dna-numbers)
work related to DNA leakage in daily life

To monitor the health of cities’ residents, look no further than their sewers

June 16, 2018

To monitor the health of cities’ residents, look no further than their
sewers https://CEN.ACS.org/environment/water/monitor-health-citiesresidents-look-further/96/i18 Urban metabolism metrology & wastewater-based epidemiology. Big application is measuring illicit drugs. Interesting #privacy issues.

Analyzing 1.1 Billion NYC Taxi and Uber Trips, with a Vengeance

May 22, 2018

Thoughts on @R_Thaler & @CassSunstein’s Nudge
http://BLOG.gerstein.info/2018/05/thoughts-on-thaler-sunsteins-nudge.html General points about human decision making, with practical
implications for one’s day-to-day life HT @Rozowsky

Digital Photocopiers Loaded With Secrets

May 18, 2018

Digital Photocopiers Loaded With Secrets
https://www.CBSnews.com/news/digital-photocopiers-loaded-with-secrets Suspect people will increasingly think of the “data residue” that unwittingly leave on things – & want to be clean! #Privacy HT @ProfLHunter

QT:{{”
“Nearly every digital copier built since 2002 contains a hard drive – like the one on your personal computer – storing an image of every document copied, scanned, or emailed by the machine.

In the process, it’s turned an office staple into a digital time-bomb packed with highly-personal or sensitive data.

If you’re in the identity theft business it seems this would be a pot of gold.

“The type of information we see on these machines with the social security numbers, birth certificates, bank records, income tax forms,” John Juntunen said, “that information would be very valuable.”” “}}