Tell-all telephone

Relax, it’s only metadata, how revealing could it be? Press play to see a visual representation. Of course, the granularity of info in this exercise pales in comparison to data collected by some apps and platforms.

“Green party politician Malte Spitz sued to have German telecoms giant Deutsche Telekom hand over six months of his phone data that he then made available to ZEIT ONLINE. We combined this geolocation data with information relating to his life as a politician, such as Twitter feeds, blog entries and websites, all of which is all freely available on the internet.”

Tell-all telephone | Data Protection | Digital | ZEIT ONLINE

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