It’s been a crazy week for us here as we wrap up summer and move into fall, so we thought we’d take a moment to quietly meditate with this relaxing image. Will you join us? Take a deep breath. And another. Allow yourself to get lost in the light and the shadows in the image. Allow yourself a moment to just be.

Transparency is one of our core values here at droplet, and it’s one of the most oft-used words in any discussion about what’s wrong with current tech. Transparency could solve a lot of issues all by itself, so let’s talk a bit more about how and why it works.

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In our last blog we discussed psychological manipulations and whether or not they can be ethical. This week we’ll be diving into a completely different area:

How much privacy are we entitled to?

Our digital privacy rights have been grossly neglected and abused as online companies have harnessed the value…

Once again, our recent event sparked some great conversation which highlighted both our shared concerns, and varying opinions and approaches for moving forward. Over the next few weeks we’ll talk about some of our favorite talking points that were raised.

First up is psychological manipulations. …

What is a trustmark? A great definition shared at our recent event was this:

A badge-image issued by an authoritative body which a website can display to signify that it meets certain standards.

Examples of companies currently issuing trustmarks you may have seen include The Better Business Bureau and McAfee…

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