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This paper seeks to examine, how the Copenhagen electric scooter can be used to reveal commercialized data collection and how this data affects the city. The field of the electric scooters in Copenhagen will be examined, using methods as participation analysis and document analysis. The Municipality of the city of Copenhagen has been interviewed with the purpose of exploring, how commercialized data is accessed by this stakeholder. The theories of subversive rationalization by Andrew Feenberg and surveillance capitalism by Shoshana Zuboff, will be defined and used as context for this papers…