This is also a lesson on why you claiming "you don't care about privacy" is bullshit. It's not about you and your "I got mine, fuck you" attitude needs to jump off a cliff
Bloody hell. 600 law enforcement agencies have been quietly using a face recognition app that has scraped 3bn images from YouTube, Facebook, Venmo and other sites - @kashhill's latest https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/18/t…
I moved my own site to Netlify the other day and, so far, I couldn't be happier with the process. https://chriswiegman.com/2020/01/moving-this-site-to-netlify/
How many companies from this list do you use? If you consider yourself a digital rights advocate follow the 1st question up with how many of these companies for you criticize others for using. We must all do better. #SurveillanceCapitalism https://slate.com/technology/2020/01/evil-list-tech-companies-dangerous-amazon-facebook-google-palantir.amp
What the actual fuck?
This had my jaw on the floor, which is saying a lot these days. Opera - yes, the browser company - has pivoted to being a provider of predatory payday loan apps in Africa. h/t @brucel https://hindenburgresearch.com/opera-phantom-of-the-turnaround/
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