Author archive for Vivian Ng

  • Sep152018

    Big Brother Watch and Others v. the United Kingdom – Some initial thoughts

    On Thursday, 13 September 2018, the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) handed down their decision in Big Brother Watch and…

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  • Sep042018

    A Brief Review of the OHCHR Consultation on the Right to Privacy in the Digital Age

    The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) conducted a consultation on the right to privacy…

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    HRBDT
  • Aug172018

    How Does Content Moderation Affect Human Rights? Commentary on the Case of Infowars

    On 6 August 2018, Apple, Facebook and Spotify removed content from Alex Jones’s Infowars pages and accounts on their platforms, which were…

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  • Jul232018

    What Next After the Facebook and Cambridge Analytica Revelations?

    On 2 July 2018, the Human Rights, Big Data and Technology (HRBDT) Project co-hosted a panel discussion with the International…

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  • Jun152018

    Google’s new principles on AI need to be better at protecting human rights

    Originally published by The Conversation on 15 June 2018. There are growing concerns about the potential risks of AI –…

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  • Jun042018

    Weekly HRBDT News Circular – 1 June

    Each week the Human Rights, Big Data and Technology Project prepares an overview of related news stories from the week. This summary…

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  • May302018

    Locating Human Rights in the Critical Analysis of Algorithmic Decision-Making: A Brief Commentary on the Science and Technology Committee Report on Algorithms in Decision-Making

    The House of Commons Science and Technology Committee recently released the Fourth Report of Session 2017-2019 on ‘Algorithms in decision-making’. The release…

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  • May252018

    Weekly HRBDT News Circular – 25 May

    Each week the Human Rights, Big Data and Technology Project prepares an overview of related news stories from the week. This summary…

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  • May212018

    Weekly HRBDT News Circular – 18 May

    Each week the Human Rights, Big Data and Technology Project prepares an overview of related news stories from the week. This summary…

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  • May112018

    Weekly HRBDT News Circular – 11 May

    Each week the Human Rights, Big Data and Technology Project prepares an overview of related news stories from the week. This summary…

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