#Surveillance is a black hole. Surveillance is self destructive. The idea that if we can simply "observe" more of the ("bad") behavior we can do something about it is morally flawed, and it will eat away at those who try until everything they were trying to protect is gone.
#Privacy Enhancing Technologies allow people to level the playing field and enforce their consent. They provide people the freedom to explore the world on their terms. They allow people to come out and connect with strangers, to escape & rebuild, to recover, to breath.
Choosing a #VPN still means trusting another party with one’s information and trusting them to not only encrypt information, but be transparent as possible about their service.
#Firefox is getting language translation and it’s safer than #google Chrome’s.
#Google's lengthy user agreement does specify that any data Google keeps may be provided to police in response to a legal demand. But the process by which a user consents to the data collection isn't always clear.
Using an #Android phone, you are walking with a spy bug installed on your pocket.
Can you guess why they are so cheap on the market? 😉
Germany’s plan to control its own data digital infrastructure.
«Control over data is as crucial as oil and gas for industry».
#Uber knows when your phone is running out of battery
«I don't have anything to hide» supporters: where are you now?
Back to Basics: Hardening Computers & Smartphones https://medium.com/@z3roTrust/back-to-basics-hardening-computers-smartphones-70509175617
#Security #Cybersecurity #DataPrivacy #privacyMatters
Is it time to ban #Google Fonts?
In order to track users Google is offering and installing fonts with a custom identifier embedded.
Facebook: Remember how we promised we weren’t tracking your precise location? Sike, can't believe you fell for that... again https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/10/facebook_location_tracking/
#Browser Fingerprinting: An Introduction and the Challenges Ahead
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