Avatar.fm Recap

May 23, 2024

Pay Or Okay

  • Privacy Salon

Avatar.fm Recap


Speakers: Itxaso Dominguez, Judith Blijden, Lotje Beek

In November 2023, Meta introduced a new model termed “pay or okay” or “pay or consent.” Under this model, customers are presented with the choice of accessing services for free if they grant consent for Meta to process their private data. Alternatively, they can opt for a subscription-based model, wherein Meta refrains from processing their data in exchange for payment. How does this comply with the GDPR: the EU’s data privacy regulation?


Audio archive of stories and testimonials of students, junior researchers and other activists, interwoven with DJ-sets and concerts by numerous dublab favourites.

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