I really dig the concept behind these Palette Gear modular physical controls.
palettegear.com/

I wonder if this will idea will take off, businesses showing their commitment to protecting privacy by going Facebook-Free m.signalvnoise.com/become-a-fa

My geeky mischievous side loves this one, guy makes a tricked-out glitter bomb for package thieves youtu.be/xoxhDk-hwuo

In case you missed it, Facebook has been caught in yet another, even bigger, privacy violation and data sharing scandal nytimes.com/2018/12/18/technol

This is my new favorite error message. I suppose their app is so buggy that a 200 response is unexpected!

I love the concept of a more federated Twitter. I think the open questions is will it gain enough of a user base to make it a true Twitter replacement, or will most of us end up with dual accounts like app.net was for most of us.

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