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Priya Samuel
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Through pilots in Barcelona and Amsterdam, DECODE will be showcase and test a variety of potential use cases for the technology

Jaap-Henk Hoepman
Thursday, July 6, 2017

For the DECODE project we performed an initial study to chart the initial privacy requirements for DECODE and how they could be addressed in the DECODE architecture. As a point of departure we took the Privacy Design Strategies that we developed several years ago. These strategies translate
the soft legal norms into more concrete design requirements that engineers understand.

Cartoon of smartphone and user icons
Theo Bass
Thursday, June 22, 2017

This post offers some thoughts on the opportunities and challenges of blockchain technology, with particular reference to the DECODE project. DECODE is a pan-European effort to research and pilot new approaches to how people manage their personal data. Here I’ll describe what a blockchain is, why blockchains are relevant to personal data management, and what difficulties might arise as the technology becomes implemented more widely.

Smart phone blockchain interaction
Professor George Danezis
Friday, June 16, 2017

The team at UCL introduce their role in DECODE building a scalable distributed ledger

Tom Symons, Theo Bass
Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Nesta's research workshop considered plausible future scenarios for the personal data economy. This blog offers an overview of the discussion.

Illustrated devices
Tom Symons, Theo Bass and Eddie Copeland, Nesta
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Our new project DECODE aims to give people better control of their personal data.

Eddie Copeland
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Blockchain powers a personal data revolution