Analyses | Innovation and technology development | 2017-09-23 | HKET

Can blockchain give you back control of personal data?



Many companies try to improve their products and services by gaining access to consumers’ personal data. Some of them may also make profit by selling data that has been anonymised. With advances in technology, can consumers set a price and sell their own data directly? Blockchain technology and smart contracts may provide an answer.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.