From August 3rd all new apps on Google Play that access background location will need to be reviewed
From November 2nd all existing apps including apps made by Google that request background location will need to be approved or will be removed
It’s stories like these that really make you feel good to being a WordCamp organizer. That all the work is worth it.
“How @firstname.lastname@example.org Changed My Life” @email@example.com
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First JumpShot and now Hitwise. GDPR is starting to change the marketing world.
"Our primary partner is no longer in a position to provide us with data"
Hitwise used to "help companies track every stage of the consumer’s journey, from search to purchase down to the hour"
"Nothing stops a bullet like a job"
This is the simple slogan that has guided Fr. Greg Boyle, SJ for decades as he built "Homeboy Industries" into the most successful gang-intervention program in the world.
Fr. General came to listen, and to learn from their stories.
Instagram is red,
Facebook is blue,
Whatsapp is green and they are all the same company collecting data about you! #ValentinesDay
I thought I was pretty well-versed in the absolute hellscape that is the gig economy, but these stories from @Target@twitter.com's Shipt brings the dystopia to new levels of too-on-the-nose-for-fiction. Classifying these workers as contractors is a portal of abuse. https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/dygxzw/target-shipt-delivery-app-workers-retaliation
It takes some serious mental gymnastics to be this dense.
Absolutely disgusting service at Schiphol airport. 55 minutes we have been stood in the immigration queue. This isn’t the Brexit I voted for.
This was a lot of fun. Lots of uses for Traefik in the WordPress world too!
Here we go! Join @chriswiegman of @wpengine as he teaches how he uses Traefik 2.x. Join us 👉https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_PRadmjWCRxqmpkgZvE3lAw #traefik #docker
The state of web push notifications:
The average site has a notification prompt acceptance rate of 17%, dismissal 24%, rejection 41%, and ignore 19%.
22.76% accept on phones, 18.75% on tablets and only 6.11% on desktops.
Speaking of Firefox, here's a nice profile on Mozilla's pivot to user privacy and the better web:
"Mozilla lost the browser wars. It still thinks it can save the internet"
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