Articles where Shane or his work have been cited


Vox / Recode (12/11/19) – Why every website wants you to accept its cookies

Research Geek (article) (12/10/19) – How to Monetize Your Personal Data Using UBDI

Research Geek (podcast) (12/10/19) – How to Monetize Your Personal Data Using UBDI

Yahoo News (12/5/19) – UBDI Launches out of beta with thousands of users already privately monetizing their data (press announcement)

NPR Marketplace Tech (9/26/19) – An app that pays you for your data? Yes, actually (10 min radio interview with UBDI co-founder Dana Budzyn)

TechStartups (9/19/19) – UBDI raises about $1 million for a blockchain-powered platform that empowers consumers to monetize insights from personal data

Business Insider (9/18/19) – UBDI announces $825k in funding for platform empowering consumers to monetize insights from personal data, creating a Universal Basic Data Income (press announcement)

Quartz (7/8/19) – How much is your data worth?

Fast Company (6/24/19) – Putting a price on your personal data sounds like a good idea but raises plenty of questions

Finextra (6/11/19) – Sopra partners with personal data security platform

IoT News of the Week (5/31/19) – Share your data and earn some cash

Slate (5/28/19) – Sell your data. Earn passive income. What could go wrong?

CNET (5/24/19) – Europe’s GDPR has accomplished a lot in its infancy

Softonic (4/1/19) – How to make money selling your personal data

Forbes (3/29/19) – This apps enables you to make money off of your own personal data

University of Michigan (3/22/19) – Why people must be empowered with their data, privacy & identity (VIDEO)

SC Magazine (Cybersecurity) (3/14/19) – Facebook reportedly under criminal probe for data sharing practices with ‘partners’

Washington Examiner (3/9/19) – Don’t be fooled by Silicon Valley’s privacy shell game (Op-Ed, by Shane Green)

Associated Press (3/7/19) – Analyst: Facebook paying ‘lip service’ to privacy (VIDEO)

CBC – The National (3/7/19) – Facebook head Mark Zuckerberg’s privacy-first claims get a reality check (VIDEO)

SC Magazine (Cybersecurity) (3/7/19) – Facebook’s Zuckerberg commits to privacy-focused platform

Barron’s (3/7/19) – Mark Zuckerberg’s Vow to Make Facebook More Secure Finds Detractors

Fox News (3/6/19) – Zuckerberg lays out vision for ‘privacy-focused’ social networking

TechNewsWorld (3/5/19) – Facebook’s 2FA ‘Security’ Practices Violate User Privacy

USA Today (3/3/19) – Get paid for your data? California governor wants tech companies to show you the money

Washington Examiner (3/1/19) – Data privacy push pits Washington against states

Fast Company (2/20/10) – These are the favorite app discoveries of execs at 20 hot startups

AdWeek (2/15/19) – A California Plan to Make Big Tech Pay People for Data Raises Eyebrows

Mobile Industry Eye (2/8/19) – partners with UBDI to enable consumers to monetise their own data 

BBC (2/1/19) – Meet the data guardians taking on the tech giants (featuring

Daily Mail (1/31/19) – Facebook and Google are profiting off your data, now you can too: Firm launches ‘ethical’ data sharing platform so users can sell their own information to companies for money

TechNewsWorld (1/31/19) – Apple Banishes Facebook Data Reaper From iPhones

USA Today (1/30/19) – Merged Messenger, WhatsApp and Instagram messages will be more private: Facebook

Washington Business Journal (1/30/19) – Your data has value. This local startup wants to share it with you.

MarketWatch (1/30/19) – UBDI launches ethical data monetization program for consumers (press release)

AdWeek (1/30/19) – Facebook Shuts Down iOS Version of Data-Sucking VPN After Damning Report

Washington Examiner (1/18/19) – Senators push bill to guard Americans’ data after Facebook, Equifax scandals

AdWeek (1/17/19) – Privacy advocates urge FTC reform, call for new legislation

Miami Herald (McClatchy) (1/11/19) – Legislators, some of them bewildered, may do little on tech issues this year

Payments Source (1/2/19) – 5 security threats to watch in 2019 (#5 a higher price for privacy)


American Banker (12/21/18) – Can WhatsApp coin fix Facebook’s payment trajectory?

Washington Examiner (12/14/18) – Facebook’s photo-exposing bug may heighten congressional scrutiny

Law360 News (LexisNexis) (12/13/18) – Blockchain threatens to smash tax system into pieces (subscription)

The Street (12/11/18) – Sundar Pichai’s testimony exposed ‘Google’s Achilles Heel,’ experts say

Bloomberg Radio (12/11/18) – Interview on Google hearings with Kevin Cirilli

Barron’s (12/10/18) – Google’s long-awaited congressional hearing is almost here

Daily Mirror (12/5/18) – Save your job and wipe your filthy social media posts with this new app

Adweek (11/25/18) – Consumers are coming for their data – and some companies are giving them control

Galvanize TV (11/1/18) – Founder Hour with Shane Green (VIDEO)

The Wall Street Journal (MarketWatch) (10/9/18) – American’s data is worth billions – and you soon might be able to get a cut of it (reprinted in WSJ on 10/29).

The Verge (10/1/18) – The Facebook hack could be Europe’s first big online privacy battle

The Parallax (9/10/18) – Remember Stasi spying to understand the GDPR

The Wall Street Journal (China) (9/6/18) – Facebook and Twitter Congressional hearings

Barron’s (9/5/18) – 4 Takeaways from Facebook and Twitter’s make-nice Congressional hearings

CNN (9/5/18) – Interview with Shane Green on Quest Means Business (VIDEO)

MarTech (Marketing Technology Insights) (8/30/18) – launches “iTunes of personal data”

Fast Company (8/28/18) – wants to put you back in charge of your personal data

The Verge (7/20/18) – Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Twitter partner for ambitious new data project


TechCrunch (8/17/17) – and Personal merge to put you in control of the nascent ‘personal data ecosystem’

IAPP Daily Dashboard (8/17/17) – Personal data management companies announce merger (8/17/17) – DC data company Personal merges with UK-based

Fortune (8/17/17) – Term Sheet – Thursday, August 17 

Tech.EU (8/17/17) – and Personal merge to create single data control service

Washington Business Journal (8/17/17) – This District data privacy company has merged into

KNOW Identity Conference (5/17/17) – The Personal Data Economy (VIDEO)

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