... but what if you had control over what data you want to let go and what data you want to keep safe? In this data-hungry world something like this sounds too good to be true, but the creator of the internet, Tim Berners-Lee, has developed a platform that would allow users to do just that.
... but if it does become mainstream, it could go a long way in helping preserve user data and keep it safe from being misused.
With rising mistrust in big tech platforms like Facebook, Amazon, Google and others, and increasing awareness of people to have more control over what they share with online companies in exchange of free service, Tim Berners-Lee's "Pods" concept could be a fresh start in the Internet empowering people all over the globe and not just take them for a ride.
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