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THE VIKING LUNAR CALENDAR

Skol
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Tvímánuður

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" The fifth summer is a bit unclear what the name was, either it was, there are now only two more months of summer left or grain cutting month. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking

NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK

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SATURDAY

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GET BEHIND THOSE EARS!

" ... The name means bathing day or literally translated pool day. The Viking was actually pretty clean and not just some dirty barbarians, they probably had better hygiene than other societies in that time period."

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking

NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK

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FRIDAY

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" Friday is either named after Frigg or Freya, the reason why it is unclear is that of conflicting sources. This is probably because some areas worshipped Frigg more than Freya and vise versa. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking

THE VIKING LUNAR CALENDAR

Skol
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Tvímánuður

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" The fifth summer is a bit unclear what the name was, either it was, there are now only two more months of summer left or grain cutting month. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking

" US wireless carriers limit speed without need - No matter the day or the hour, watching your favourite online video content may be a frustratingly slow endeavour in the US. New research explains why (Bloomberg).

bloomberg.com/news/articles/20

" 📺 Your evening viewing, brought to you by humans - Stumped on what to watch tonight? Netflix employees — rather than the streaming platform’s categorization algorithm — may soon have a suggestion for you (TechCrunch).

techcrunch.com/2019/08/23/netf

" Is there such a thing as too much privacy? - If online privacy requires trade-offs, by pursuing privacy at all costs, do we run the risk of implementing bad policy? Ben Thompson at Stratechery makes his case.

stratechery.com/2019/privacy-f

" Remember Foursquare? It remembers you. - Once popular as a way to gain bragging rights as “mayor” of your local coffee shop, Foursquare’s check in technology — and passive data collection — enabled the app to create detailed interest profiles of over 100 million US consumers. Now its executives are calling for a stronger legal framework to protect privacy in the US (Intelligencer).

nymag.com/intelligencer/2019/0

If you were to take a depression test online, where do you think your answers and result would be stored?

These practices are effectively weaponising the devices and the platforms we use everyday: what should be empowering tools are now being used against us.

Social media are making us targets: privacyinternational.org/campa twitter.com/privacyint/status/

A Palestinian student's visa was canceled, allegedly because of content posted by his social media contacts.

Back in June we wrote to tech companies and ask them what steps they will take to protect their users worldwide in cases like this: privacyinternational.org/advoc twitter.com/thecrimson/status/

THE VIKING LUNAR CALENDAR

Skol
==========

Tvímánuður

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" The fifth summer is a bit unclear what the name was, either it was, there are now only two more months of summer left or grain cutting month. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking

NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK

Skol!

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THURSDAY

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" Thor is associated with the day Thursday which comes from the word Torsdag in the Scandinavian countries and in the Germanic countries it is called Donnerstag which means thunderday and comes from the word Donar, which was the name of Thor in the Germanic countries. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking

THE VIKING LUNAR CALENDAR

Skol
==========

Tvímánuður

==========

" The fifth summer is a bit unclear what the name was, either it was, there are now only two more months of summer left or grain cutting month. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking

NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK

Skol!

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WEDNESDAY

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" The modern word “Wednesday” is named after Odin and it comes from the Germanic word Wotan which means “Odin” so Wednesday is “Odin’s day”. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking

THE VIKING LUNAR CALENDAR

Skol
==========

Tvímánuður

==========

" The fifth summer is a bit unclear what the name was, either it was, there are now only two more months of summer left or grain cutting month. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking

NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK

Skol!

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TUESDAY

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" The God Tyr is associated with the day Tuesday and in the Scandinavian countries, Denmark, Norway, and Sweden, this day is called Tirsdag, so Tuesday is Tyr’s day. "

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking

There is an absence of robust and adequately enforced data protection laws in the majority of countries in Africa where mandatory SIM card registration laws have been passed. In fact, only 43% of African countries have any data privacy laws: privacyinternational.org/long- twitter.com/globalvoices/statu

Ever visited a mental health website before? How much do you think they keep and share about your website visit?

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