During the last few weeks we are witnessing a rising concern about privacy. For the first time many people are realizing that their data can be used against them. Machine Learning in the wrong hands can be used to diminish their individual liberties, to influence the public opinion or as a control mechanism used by totalitarian states.
My data is worthless, but my privacy is priceless.
We see Privacy as a Fundamental Human Right, and at the same time we acknowledge that not everyone has the money to pay for services that have become a need. That’s why many months ago we started to work on Privacy-preserving Machine Learning. As a way to keep augmenting and improving people’s lives but without the risk of a third party storing, misusing or losing sensitive data.
More on our Medium post.