"We call on tech companies to adopt a more mature attitude to regulation. The right regulation can stimulate innovation, rather than stifling it. A recent example is Guild, a messaging app for businesses that is GDPR compliant, to rival WhatsApp, which was not. By showing a ‘duty of care’ companies can build public trust, develop better products and win over consumers."
The paper (the full PDF can be found here) proposes a move from 'tech fear' to 'humane tech' along the dimensions outlined below.
We're pleased to say that Guild is very much in the 'humane tech' camp already 🙂