For Consumer Reports' Digital Lab blog, I wrote about PrivacyBot, a new open source project that automates data deletion requests by email. digital-lab-wp.consumerreports

“It is a terrible thing
To be so open: it is as if my heart
Put on a face and walked into the world.”

If you are a jerk to my friends (or are a creep on social media), I will definitely not be providing you with free crisis comms training or unpaid consulting on getting the media to cover your startup or pro tips on your fledgling freelance business.

maybe crypto SHOULD mean cryptocurrency if you can't even secure your own site. i don't make the rules.

I wrote about Block Party, the anti-harassment web app that automatically filters out certain tweets and lets you review them later consumerreports.org/social-med

this article has outdated views on open source software, conflates open source with decentralization with lack of regulation (these are three different things), glosses over the fact that the entire fediverse is overwhelmingly leftist, and is generally misleading. theguardian.com/world/2021/mar

@cstanhope oops, thanks, deleting and fixing (sometimes cut and paste doesn't work)

how to shut stalkers out of your tech: people facing domestic abuse can take these steps to lock down their devices and eliminate stalkerware
consumerreports.org/digital-se

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