What if #privacy and Google's advertising model simply cannot be done both? https://www.theregister.com/2021/07/29/google_privacy_sandbox_fledge/
One of my favorite #Linux commands: "btrfs device add /dev/sdd". Has saved my most valuable this and the other so many times.
Right to repair in the US. Should we believe it? https://gizmodo.com/the-biden-administration-is-ready-to-go-to-war-over-ri-1847240802
The "SEAMs paradigm": "platforms Surveil people, Extract their personal data, Analyze that data ..., and then circle back to Manipulate" by @richardswhitt https://ctlj.colorado.edu/?p=720
Everybody has our data ... except us. Blogged. https://reb00ted.org/personaldata/20210620-who-has-my-personal-data/ #privacy #personaldata
Colorado is now the 3rd US state with modern #privacy legislation, with a twist https://reb00ted.org/tech/20210613-colorado-privacy-law/
Colorado enacted privacy legislation this week. That would be US state #3. Similar provisions as in California, Virginia, but requires honoring Do-Not-Track-style automated signaling. https://leg.colorado.gov/bills/sb21-190
"Only it [the failing core] could decrypt what it had wrongly encrypted". Hmmm. https://www.theregister.com/2021/06/04/google_chip_flaws/
Berkman at Harward did a "research sprint" on "Digital Self-determination" with 25 students from around the world. Open courseware! Excellent! https://cyber.harvard.edu/story/2021-05/building-global-open-access-knowledge-digital-self-determination
"We need a new form of capitalism’ to ‘level the playing field". Ford Foundation president. https://finance.yahoo.com/news/ford-foundation-president-we-need-a-new-form-of-capitalism-to-level-the-playing-field-204433759.html
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