Suzanne, thank you for adding this to the public dialogue. I joined the BUILD board because of you, and have seen this struggle play out during my involvement. Programs like BUILD are so valuable in that the demonstrate what is possible. They prove that we can actually meet challenges. But the philanthropy-exclusive model forces those insights and…
Thanks so much for this. I just read this article which supports your research with even more research about the influence of search. http://theconversation.com/when-will-google-defend-democracy-96838
Indeed ElleShelley! You may not have gotten to this part yet, but I wrote, “Imagine something like a “data usage label” or scorecard that demystifies the terms of service and allows users to see if a service collects information about our friends, tracks our location, encrypts our records, or wipes our data at regular intervals.”
Great minds think alike!
Do you plan to make this a business or will this remain a free gift to the world? What do you do with the user data or what are your plans? Can people export their own data? Are other trees angry you did not name thus app after them?