How to profit from your data and beat Facebook at its own game
New apps won’t leave us in the darkPeter Macdiarmid/Getty Images for Somerset HouseBy Hal Hodson in Helsinki, FinlandOUR digital footprints are constantly being hoovered up. Companies like Facebook and Google use our data to tailor services to us, and turn a profit. Yet we have almost no way to exploit our own data, or discover what others are learning...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark