Interoperability can help break down tech monopolies, but more data sharing could put users at risk. In a new whitepaper, EFF goes deep into this apparent tension, and explains why interoperability doesn't have to come at the expense of privacy:

A Stingray may sound like something you encounter in the ocean.

Sorry to disappoint you. It's spy tech.

Everything you do online might be used to profile you. But who are the profilers? What do they do with your data? 🤔

That anyone continues to use , or  baffles me. How many stories about hacked data do you need before you figure out what a bad idea that is? Family members are STILL bowled over whenever they are talking with someone and an ad for that topic of conversation suddenly comes up.

Boom goes the dynamite!

"Funny how people can separate Tom Brady’s politics from his game, but struggle to do the same when it comes to Kaepernick."

Go read this story about schools buying FBI-grade phone-hacking tech -

Shit like this in legitimate news sites is why fake news is so prevalent - it's easier to access.

Putin, like Trump, is pure evil....with the latter being a useful idiot and the former knowing full well how to yield that evil as a weapon.

"Are you detaining me?" Navalny flies home, and straight into trouble | Reuters

Ooops. . . .

Now we will know what all Trumpsters and Insurrectionists said.

Every Deleted Parler Post, Many With Users' Location Data, Has Been Archived -

The Fediverse won’t be the same without @pla ‘s unique combination of positivity, cycling content, and tech savvy. He was one of the nicest people I’ve ever met here and would always have something nice to say.

For those in the thread who haven’t seen yet, @hollma thinks this might be the news report, with this as the intersection where it happened (post).

. @mastobikes @bicycling @t54r4n1 @xosem @kambing @clacke @lnxw37b3 @andyc @normandy @schattenspringer @fitheach @thor @elmussol @zudn @radis_noir @encarsia @bikejourno @GoatsLive @Luke @herag @randynose @Moon @icedquinn @FediFollows @stux @pony @Ahuka

Haven't been active in a while. Good to be here. Life gets in the way, but I hope to be more involved.

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