Pretty soon we're going to have #gnulinux phones available, small handheld Linux computers!
Your smartphone broadcasts your exact location thousands of times per day to dozens of different companies. Each has the power to follow individuals wherever they go, in near-real time.
That’s not a glitch in the system. It is the system.
This is not only fucking outrageous, it sets an incredibly dangerous precedent. How can US #PharmaTech possibly be trusted if it thinks it can have exclusive rights over (i.e. 'own') your health data?
@WearsManyHats Tell me about it, it's getting harder and harder to read the news everyday... AAAARRRGH!! So frustrating.
1/ This is one of many barely-visible cameras at a Walgreens convenience store.
The system tries to determine the age and gender of those nearby.
Then, it serves ads, based upon their artificial intelligence algorithm, on the refrigerator doors.
See-through doors have been replaced with full video screens.
> Fighting back is possible.
Some associated links:
Firefox Firefox Multi-Account Containers extension
Electronic Frontier Foundation Privacy Badger
While you are there, install HTTPS Everywhere to force SSL connections
@bjarni That sounds very interesting, I guess the replacement of the processed sugar it's very clever. Thanks for the tip :)
@purism Glad to see that more mainstream channels are picking up on you guys, I'm very close to ditch my Mac for one of these, just saving a little! Are you guys doing any Black Friday deals? :-)
"Why every design system needs a service designer" a design system is not just a bunch of components in Sketch and maybe some HTML/CSS, it's so much more and having a service designer in the team helps a lot https://amyhupe.co.uk/articles/why-every-design-system-needs-a-service-designer/
@bjarni honey in coffee? I don't think I've got to those extremes yet? Does it just sweeten the coffee or does it actually give the coffee a hint of honey?