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September 18, 2014

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Casinos may offer lessons about protecting privacy

Adam Tanner, a fellow at the Harvard Institute for Quantitative Social Science spoke to Boston Nidhi Subbaraman of The Boston Globe’s BetaBoston site about how casinos gather data — and respect the privacy of their customers, unlike many other industries.

Why Las Vegas?

Firstly, a lot of public data is gathered there.

More people are married in Las Vegas than anywhere else. There are more cameras in Las Vegas in a private space than anywhere else in the United States.

Read the whole story here.

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