Notes from the Electronic Cottage 7/4/19: 2020 Census and Privacy

Producer/Host: Jim Campbell

There’s a very big even coming in 2020 which will affect the country for a long time. Oh, you thought we meant the 2020 election? Nope, it’s the 2020 Census, and the Census Bureau has discovered a big potential problem with preserving personal privacy due to advances in technology. Happily, they have also discovered an equally big potential solution, also due to advances in technology. Here’s why it matters.