Juan Enriquez is an author and the founding director of the Harvard Business School Life Sciences Project. He is currently the Chair and CEO of Biotechonomy.
By now we’ve all been told to “be careful what you put on the internet.” What if everything you put online was so permanent it couldn’t be removed? In Juan Enriquez’s recent video for TED Global, he suggests that websites you visit everyday like Google, Facebook, and Twitter collect information and act as an electronic tattoo. Many of these sites are using facial recognition to connect data with people. Now employers are using images to find personal information about employees and potential candidates.