Selling German lessons to the German: So Facebook tracks us, and knows all these things about us? Well, much of it is wrong. In recent days, it has been pushing this ad on me... reb00ted.org/quick-notes/20200

Collecting visions for the world after COVID-19: What will the world look like when we finally unlock our doors and emerge into the sunshine, after the has passed? reb00ted.org/after-covid-19/20

More remote work = more remote spying: Slack, Zoom, Google Hangouts: Are Your Remote Work Apps Spying ... reb00ted.org/quick-notes/20200

Virtue in the times of COVID-19: Italian Giuseppe Berardelli, 72, refuses respirator for the benefit of a stranger who is younger... reb00ted.org/quick-notes/20200

Pandemic response needs volunteers: Not surprisingly, the Chinese government couldn't address the crisis by itself either. All authorities are outmatched ... reb00ted.org/quick-notes/20200

25% more internet traffic: Sonic says that's how much their traffic is up since shelter-in-place orders. Sorry, no link: customer e-mail.

Dynamic quarantine: a proposal for combatting COVID-19 with pinpointed action based on real-time information. Blogged. reb00ted.org/tech/20200320-dyn

If something exponential grows 48% in one day -- as infections did in the US since yesterday -- it seems the moon is too close for comfort as a refuge. reb00ted.org/quick-notes/20200

Silicon Valley is closing up shop: As of midnight tonight, the residents of all counties in the 8-million people San Francisco Bay Area, including all of Silicon Valley, have been ordered to stay at home. What a little virus ... reb00ted.org/society/20200317-

Pandemonium at Trader Joe's, with an extra dose of insane carelessness ... And this, ladies and gentlemen, is why epidemics spread. reb00ted.org/society/20200314-

A trillion plus doesn't buy what it used to: Let's say you are the Federal Reserve, you hand out a trillion and change, and the market falls by 10% on the very same day. If you think isn't disastrous, perhaps this will convince you? finance.yahoo.com/news/stock-m

There are decades where nothing happens; and there are weeks where decades happen: Great summary of all the things happening in the world right now. reb00ted.org/quick-notes/20200

Notification and consent doesn't go far enough: Recording of a webinar by Eve Maler on work by her and Lisa LeVasseur. Hosted by ... reb00ted.org/quick-notes/20200 /cc @xmlgrrl @me2balliance

Letting other countries spy on us, too: EFF: "For Americans, it will effectively abrogate Fourth Amendment protections, and subject their data to search and seizure by foreign police." From January. eff.org/deeplinks/2020/01/uk-p

Techlash survey results: 94% (!) are very concerned, or somewhat concerned, about the of their online. More ... reb00ted.org/quick-notes/20200

Coronavirus, the great equalizer: After infecting various Iranian officials, now the president of Portugal is in self-quarantine. cnn.com/asia/live-news/coronav

Incredibly impressed by China's COVID-19 response: This diagram clearly shows what must be the best-case response to a highly infectious disease ... reb00ted.org/society/20200308-

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