Missing #CSUNAT20 ? Fill in with the @firstname.lastname@example.org free #online course “Introduction to Web #Accessibility” for technical and non-technical. Available through April. Info on free audit, optional certificate, verification, dates, and more: https://www.w3.org/blog/2019/12/free-online-course-introduction-to-web-accessibility/
- #a11y @email@example.com @firstname.lastname@example.org
End-to-end encryption is the best way to protect privacy online. It can't co-exist with a requirement that online services scan everything. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2020/03/earn-it-bill-governments-not-so-secret-plan-scan-every-message-online
The Guardian view on Trump tracking phones: it could happen here
There is no evidence that surveilling students will lead to better safety outcomes. Instead, the few studies that exist show that visible surveillance decreases students’ perceptions of safety, equity, and support. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2020/02/schools-are-pushing-boundaries-surveillance-technologies
DuckDuckGo is good enough for regular use
Thanks to anyone who identifies as a woman for their contribution to the OpenStreetMap project - be it map data, code, organising mapathons, advocacy or other :)
OpenStreetMap and International Women's Day: https://blog.openstreetmap.org/2020/03/08/openstreetmap-and-international-womens-day/
Edge worse than Chrome with regards to privacy?! How the fuck?!
This is even a problem with @google partner phones - which are certified by google - like this phone we bought in the Philippines: https://privacyinternational.org/long-read/3226/buying-smart-phone-cheap-privacy-might-be-price-you-have-pay
Mastercard investing in technology to identify commuters by gait, heartbeat - https://www.marketwatch.com/story/mastercard-is-pioneering-new-payment-technology-that-identifies-commuters-by-the-way-they-walk-2020-02-14
Edward Snowden about #tails:
"In 2013, when a small team of journalists and I went head to head against @NSAGov to reveal the secret system of global mass surveillance, we used @Tails_Live to communicate—to reduce the risk of basic but deadly mistakes.
The NSA only learned of our plan when it hit the news"
see images for more, or view the thread on twitter:
Coke and Pepsi Are Getting Sued for Lying About Recycling
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Welcome to the fediverse Sam :)
What Is The Dark Web?
If you think Amazon isn’t throttling sales of content produced by its critics, think again.
It makes me wonder, because everyone knows what I think of their predatory practices towards creatives.
“At some point, Amazon decided to stop offering my zine directly.” https://lithub.com/did-amazon-throttle-my-sales-after-i-criticized-them-in-the-new-york-times/
Leaked Reports Show EU Police Are Planning a Pan-European Network of Facial Recognition Databases
An artist has created an archive of Mark Zuckerberg haircuts https://mashable.com/video/mark-zuckerberg-haircut-archive/ @email@example.com
Why doesn’t Jeff Bezos pay more tax instead of launching a $10bn green fund? https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/feb/18/jeff-bezos-amazon-10bn-more-taxes
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