We Need to Think Data Protection Beyond Privacy: Turbo-Digitalization after COVID-19 and the Biopolitical Shift of Digital Capitalism

Medium 2020

6 Pages Posted: 11 May 2020

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Rainer Mühlhoff

Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin); Freie Universität Berlin

Date Written: March 30, 2020

Abstract

Turbo-Digitization after Covid-19 will advance algorithmic social selection and the biopolitical shift of digital capitalism. In order to mitigate these risks, we must address the social implications of anonymous mass data.

Keywords: Covid-19; Privacy; Data Protection; Philosophy of Technology; Surveillance Studies; Social Inequality; Digital Capitalism

Suggested Citation

Mühlhoff, Rainer, We Need to Think Data Protection Beyond Privacy: Turbo-Digitalization after COVID-19 and the Biopolitical Shift of Digital Capitalism (March 30, 2020). Medium 2020, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3596506 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3596506

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