For 30 years, orgs like EFF have argued that digital rights are human rights and that the exercise of the latter requires the former. This has never been more true than it is now, during the pandemic.
So this new ebook, "EFF's Guide to Digital Rights During the Pandemic," could not be more timely:
* Free Speech
* Government Transparency
* Living More Online
I'm heavy on #chocolate lately 🤷♂️
#Privacy #SurveillanceCapitalism « A former #Apple contractor who helped blow the whistle on the company’s programme to listen to users’ Siri recordings has decided to go public, in protest at the lack of action taken as a result of the disclosures. » https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2020/may/20/apple-whistleblower-goes-public-over-lack-of-action
'Signal launches profile PINs, the first step in supporting Signal user accounts that are not tied to phone numbers.' https://www.zdnet.com/article/signal-to-move-away-from-phone-numbers-as-user-ids/
A must read for the weekend! https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/changing-value-money-ray-dalio
"A directory of direct links to delete your account from web services."
'One of my goals as CEO for this period of time is to put people over profit and to do all I can to get Buffer through this as unscathed as possible.' Joel Gascoigne https://open.buffer.com/4-day-workweek/
It is proven! I am ptrkshv on Keybase: https://keybase.io/ptrkshv/sigchain#70f1bd101880ae4d6a2f4c1ed8a0b7152976dbd5cf06bf547322fde1bbc260030f
Time will tell whether we have any chance of retaining any sort of #privacy when moving around with cell phones in hand.
Shout out to #Apple for at least trying to preserve some privacy in this Brave New #COVID19 World https://www.engadget.com/apple-covid-19-contact-tracing-details-195229189.html
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