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Genomes On-Line and the Health of Privacy

Effy Vayena and Alessandro Blasimme write, “In January 1999, Scott McNealy, CEO of Sun Microsystems (now part of Oracle Corporation), announced that we should no longer be concerned with privacy, since consumers ‘have zero privacy anyway’ and should just ‘get over it.’”

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