Early afternoon I went on GQ's website (I was looking for the sources of a picture, don't judge me ;).
I used my Mac's browser, with native tracking-blocking system and 2 more tracker-blockers added.
Just now, I have this ad in my Instagram feed...
No, Facebook’s is not telling you everything
Google’s secret ‘Project Nightingale’ gathers personal health data on millions of Americans, and they don't even not it!
"Alexa, how do I treat a migraine?"
Amazon and NHS unveil partnership...
For fuck sake!
Someone working at Facebook thinks it's "uncool" that I criticize someone working at Google when they try to lecture about privacy...
Treat Facebook like Big Tobacco
“Government should scrutinize and publicize the harms of social media – not use antitrust regulation to encourage even more platforms.”
Facebook’s new chief lawyer is Jennifer Newstead, a Trump appointee who also served in the Justice Department under President Bush and helped write the Patriot Act...
It’s time to panic about privacy!
And Canada and the UK are also thinking about regulating social media giants...
Under new Senate bill, Big Tech (Facebook, Twitter, Google...) could be prohibited from using deceptive design tricks to force people into handing their personal data...
Naomi Klein and Shoshana Zuboff on the Rise of #SurveillanceCapitalism
White people offering “free internet”* to the people of Africa…
* i.e. a private monitored ad funded network they call “internet”
The French DPA @CNIL imposes a financial penalty of €50M against Google for lack of transparency, inadequate information and lack of valid consent regarding the ads personalization based on a complaint by @email@example.com and @LaQuadrature
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