The Personal Data Eco-system

Post from 2009 reposted here to facilitate further discussion. At the VRM workshop, we discussed the need for the concept of the Personal Data Store, what it would do in practice, and what that will ultimately enable. Why we need such things – because individuals have a complex need to manage personal information over a… Continue reading The Personal Data Eco-system

Meet Omie: a truly personal mobile device

This is Omie: She is, literally, a clean slate. And she is your clean slate. Not Apple’s. Not Google’s. Not some phone company’s. She can be what you want her to be, do what you want her to do, run whatever apps you want her to run, and use data you alone collect and control. Being a… Continue reading Meet Omie: a truly personal mobile device