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7 steps to control your . ✌🏽

πŸ‘‰πŸ» Quit Facebook

πŸ‘‰πŸ» Install an ad/tracker blocker

πŸ‘‰πŸ» Destroy your smartphone

πŸ‘‰πŸ» Paint your face before going outside

πŸ‘‰πŸ» Write opt-out letters to each of the 4,000 data brokers

πŸ‘‰πŸ» Avoid other humans (FB gets your data from them)

πŸ‘‰πŸ» Move to a remote forest

- πŸ’₯ is a browser extension that encrypts your posts so can't mass spy, censor, profit, or prey on you. πŸ‘‰πŸ» producthunt.com/posts/private- v/

Fight mass by joining the !

β€œThe relationship between an image & a label is never straightforward. If the community wants to tell you that the problem of bias in image labels is solved for, they are wrong.”

The Bad Pupil - Through artistic practice, the reflects on the discourse around . "If the world of uses the metaphor of learning, what we need is to formulate a critical pedagogy."

πŸ‘‰πŸ» lab.cccb.org/en/the-bad-pupil/

What's wrong with the web, summarized in one screenshot. CERN's live streaming for the anniversary is delivered through .

Articles that has written,about the danger of a few tech platforms dominating the web, seem rather ironic at this point.

Hidden party favor for those using wi-fi geolocation services at @bitnik's CryptoRave NΒΊ 10 --> HEK Basel March 23 0b673cce.xyz

As part of the exhibition hek.ch/programm/events/event/c a #10 will take place at πŸ‘’ SAT, 23.3.2019, 22:00H v/ & ( & ) ..It's gonna be a massive !

⛏️ Mine your ticket here β€” 0b673cce.xyz πŸ’„πŸŒ

Data Really Is the New Oil. In 2018, , , and undertook a total of $77.7 billion in capital spending (on things like data centers, , etc). This is $6.2 billion (!) more than the four oil giants of , , , and combined wsj.com/articles/data-really-i

Using 3D modeling to generate synthetic datasets to train object detection models for conflict zones. Current research at VFRAME vframe.io/research/synthetic-d

During the next 6 months VFRAME is working with Syrian and Yemeni Archive to develop open source object detection models for human rights researchers and technologists

uses a trained on the β€œpeople” categories from the dataset to classify pictures of people. It’s meant to be a peek into how systems classify people & a warning about how quickly becomes horrible when the assumptions built into it aren’t continually and exhaustively questioned. v/ & imagenet-roulette.paglen.com

Horrible: has been sent to jail for sticking up for press freedom and refusing to testify at a grand jury investigating .

Here's calling it a travesty of justice: freedom.press/news/daniel-ells

Small Technology

ar.al/2019/03/04/small-technol

We need an antidote to surveillance capitalism that is so anathema to the interests of Big Tech that it cannot possibly be co-opted by them.

#SmallTech

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