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Can A Game Get People Interested In Data Collection?

by NellyVillarreal
in Tech
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Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=x2eCAgQ1DTo. Hail, internet user! Well met. You are aware, though dimly, that your behavior online can be collected. You are aware, even more dimly still, that this behavior over time constitutes something called “user data,” and that it can be bought and sold en masse, or snooped on by the government. You are an average internet user; you are of average intelligence; you are of average curiosity. What you really need to understand the murky networks of data collection and sale is something visually pleasing and behaviorally compelling: a game! That, anyway, is the idea behind Data […]