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FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Privacy is power: Why and how to take back control of your data” – below is their description.
You are being spied on – by both countries and companies. When you drive your car, do your shopping or use your computer, you are being tracked and information on you is stored and then used to influence you and your behaviour. #Author and researcher Carissa Véliz says companies can decide whether or not to give bank loans or health insurance based on the data they’ve bought from social media giants. Her new book “#Privacy is Power” gives readers tips to control their data and suggestions for how to take it back. #PerspectiveFRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel
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France is a republic and the largest Western European nation. Through expansion and colonisation in the 17th and 18th centuries France became a great power and still retains territories around the world. It has a seat on the UN security council and is the world’s fourth most wealthy country with a high standard of living and strong cultural identity.