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Sir Bruce Slane, New Zealand’s first Privacy Commissioner, at the end of his term of office in 2003 highlighted the importance of privacy by drawing a parallel to the air we breathe: both are invisible and we only notice it once it’s gone. So when Scott McNealy said in 1999: “You have zero privacy anyway, get over it” he might as well have said: “You don’t have any air to breathe, so just stop breathing.” Twenty years later, Mark Zuckerberg uttered: “The future is ...

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Conference language: German The Corona pandemic has brought home office, homeschooling and digital communication into the spotlight. At the same time, the question arises as to how digital tools can contribute to containing the incidence of infection and to organizing the vaccination campaign that has just begun. The increasing importance of digital processes is also bringing data protection more ...

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