Saving Our Digital Selves: Personalisation, Habermas and the GDPR

With our lives becoming more digital by the day, data has never been such an important commodity. The GDPR was a significant step towards securing the safety of our digital selves, but did it do enough? In this article, I use the works of Jurgen Habermas to analyse and explain personalisation, data privacy, the GDPR, and their implications for European citizens.

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Originally published at on March 2, 2021.



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