"My" software, like "my" hand or like "my car"?

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Description Floridi argues that '...in favour of the interpretation of the protection of privacy as protection of personal identity: “my” in “my data” is not the same “my” as in “my car”, it is the same “my” as in “my hand”, because personal information plays a constitutive role of who I am and can become.” But when my hand is part of a prosthetic arm running on proprietary software, how “my” is “my hand” in this case? Is “my” the same as in “my car” or as in “my data”?
Type Discussion
Kids session No
Keyword(s) social, political, software
Tags ethics, philosophy of information, data protection
Processing assembly Free Software Foundation Europe
Person organizing Eal
Language en - English
en - English
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Starts at 2016/12/28 20:00
Ends at 2016/12/28 21:00
Duration 60 minutes
Location Hall C.4