The Cryptopicon: The Legal, Ethical, and Intellectual Implications of "Big Data"
The emergence of networks, algorithms, and processing power, and the willingness of states and private firms to collect massive amounts of data on individual identities and habits, raise significant questions about how we should regulate such practices via norms, laws, and code. Intellectual property, privacy, and the complex relationship between the two are among these challenges. This talk will consider some ideas that could illuminate the challenges and opportunities we face in the Era of Big Data.
William & Mary Law School
Vaidhyanathan, Siva, "The Cryptopicon: The Legal, Ethical, and Intellectual Implications of "Big Data"" (2012). Video Archive. Video 23.