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Ep. 5 – Heautopticon (De Moya and Pallud 2020)

Our health wearables are effectively a form of self-surveillance. What does this mean for those of us who like to measure and quantify every aspect of our existence?

Today’s paper: De Moya J.-M. & Pallud J. (2020), ‘From panopticon to heautopticon: A new form of surveillance introduced by quantified-self practices’, Information Systems Journal.

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