Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

The World Cup's hot new accessory comes with a few questions

July 5, 2018 The New York Times

The must-have accessory at the 2018 World Cup is the digital Fan ID, part identity card and part all-access pass. Senior Fellow Timothy Edgar says the Fan ID is "part of a surveillance economy where you are offered something that sounds enticing in exchange for valuable personal information."

The World Cup's hot new accessory comes with a few questions (comments by Timothy Edgar) – The New York Times