2018 In Review + 2019 Preview: All About Tech(FTI)

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First, a look back. Lots of decisions were made in 2018 –– some which were entirely or partially within our control and others that were made on our behalf, or in secret, or areas of the world unknown to us. We won't know the outcomes immediately, but we do know that every decision made influences the future. It's important to track these decisions and ask: what impact could this decision have on delivering our preferred futures? Which stakeholders will benefit/ lose? What are the risks and opportunities that could unfold?

Privacy and Personal Tech

-Facebook made decisions which led to Cambridge Analytica using consumer data without their knowledge. And then Facebook didn't consider it a breach of privacy and trust until the public –– and eventually Congress –– found out.