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Brit law firm files suit against Google and Deepmind over use of hospital patients' data

scrubber

All your data are belong to us

Paceman: "...if it was removed, would there still be the level of concern?"

No. But their should be! There is no such thing as anonymous data when it has anything useful in it.

What's the first thing you do when you have symptoms? Google it. When Google has your medical records, sans name, it is child's play to match records to people. But even better, people also tell their friends and family so Google can also create a map of your connections. Link that to your Android phone and location data and you have an unbelievable amount of information about someone (everyone) based on their "anonymous" medical records.

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