Designing and building apps to protect children and young folk from data harms.
This episode we're talking with Anirudh about how app design may affect children, and how data collected from apps could be putting kids at risk.
Anirudh is a cyber security researcher at the University of Oxford and he is part of the Human Centred Computing group in the Computer Science department. In his research he focuses on children's privacy and data tracking in the mobile ecosystem.
We mention the age-appropriate design code, here is some guidance on it from the UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO): https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-data-protection/ico-codes-of-practice/age-appropriate-design-code