How private lives are being redefined online

Summary:At the Digital Lives conference, web pioneer Dame Wendy Hall explains how technology has affected how and why people share information about themselves

People are sharing digitally captured details of their lives in blogs and other digital outlets. Dame Wendy Hall of the University of Southampton discusses the data-privacy and social implications of this with ZDNet UK's Colin Barker, at the British Library's Digital Lives conference.

Topics: Storage, Innovation


Colin has been a computer journalist for some 30 years having started in the business the same year that the IBM PC was launched, although the first piece he wrote was about computer audit. He was at one time editor of Computing magazine in London and prior to that held a number of editing jobs, including time spent at the late DEC Compu... Full Bio

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