'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 phone, you are walking with a spy bug installed on your pocket.

Can you guess why they are so cheap on the market? 😉


Having a lot of prompts feels like punishment for blocking tracking cookies.

If you maintain a website that uses them, you're penalizing people who are protecting their .

"If we do nothing, new technologies will give the government new automatic capabilities that Stalin could never have dreamed of. The only way to hold the line on in the information age is strong cryptography." — Phil Zimmerman, 1991


promises to treat persistent trackers like malicious hackers in its new WebKit Tracking Prevention Policy. That's a big win for user .


My -oriented email provider is FastMail ref.fm/u20749512

I dismissed my GMail account several months ago and I am super-happy since.
FastMail interface is faster than GMail, the support is great and I can't find anything I could do better on Google's service.

You can stop being tracked on every mail you receive or send today. They have an "import from GMail" tool.

The EU's highest court has decided that website owners can be held liable for data collection when using the so-called "social sharing" widgets.


Tech companies are scooping up your children’s data before they are old enough to give informed consent. As a parent, you can help protect your children’s online by using the right services and updating the settings on their devices.


1. No terms arent different from other social apps.
2. Yes now they own irrevocable rights to your likeness.
3. Yes a Russian company now has a db of AI enhanced photos & your personal details.
4. Yes they likely hoovered up other metadata.
5. No you cant have it back.

A brand-new version of 's SSL Configuration Generator:


Configuring TLS is perhaps the most complicated and error-prone of all IT tasks, and this tries to make it as easy as possible.

Do you delete your cookies daily (good boy!) but you are tired of being harassed with 's banners on your favourite sites?

This list is for you:

and comfort go hand in hand.

Please STOP, stop, stop using on your websites!
You are giving away your visitors' and they cannot even opt-out and avoid it if they want to reach your contents.

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