Md Saimum Reza Talukder

Md Saimum Reza Talukder is an advocate in Judge Court, Dhaka and currently studying law and digital technologies at Leiden University, Netherlands.

August 12, 2017
August 12, 2017

Reclaiming our privacy in the age of Big Data

In this era of information and communication technology, “data” has become the new gold rush for both state actors (governments, law enforcement agencies, intelligence, etc.) and non-state actors (corporations, multinational companies, individual hackers or hacker groups, terrorist organisations, etc.).

July 31, 2017
July 31, 2017

Big data, algorithm and our next election

What if a political party starts collecting sensitive personal data from social media, buying personal information from private companies or hacking government servers, and then uses the data to spread propaganda and influence voters' opinion during the election?