Gabriel Yoran is co-founder of consumer privacy software company Steganos and location-based social network, aka-aki. Products designed by Gabriel have earned numerous awards, including two Webby Awards, a Lead Award and numerous Best Buy and Product of the Year awards. He studied Communication in Social and Economic Contexts and holds a Master of Arts from Berlin University of the Arts. He is now a Ph.D. candidate at the European Graduate School (EGS) in Saas-Fee, Switzerland. He lives in Berlin, Germany and Rhode Island, USA. On a lighter note, he tends to eavesdrop on people in cafés, anonymously live-tweeting the most absurd conversations (mostly German) at @cafedialoge.