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How about consumers own their data on a platform and license to posses it must be sold at a user-majority approved price with opt-in mechanics.



I am trying to understand... don't you own your data today? E.g. IIUC, you can delete your fitbit data [1].

Is the concern that the user doesn't get an explicit $ amount if they opt-in to transfer their data to a new service?

Is there any possibility that the acquirers will end up servicing the user in a better way? or do you think that these organizations will chose the most user-hostile path by providing worse service, etc?

[1] https://help.fitbit.com/articles/en_US/Help_article/1285




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