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Nothing Can Stop Google. DuckDuckGo Is Trying Anyway.

Nothing Can Stop Google. DuckDuckGo Is Trying Anyway.

Nothing Can Stop Google. DuckDuckGo Is Trying Anyway.https://medium.com/s/story/nothing-can-stop-google-duckduckgo-is-trying-anyway-718eb7391423In late November, hotel conglomerate Marriott International disclosed that the personal information of some 500 million customers — including home addresses, phone numbers, and credit card numbers —…

There Is Literally No Excuse to Keep Using Facebook

There Is Literally No Excuse to Keep Using Facebook

There Is Literally No Excuse to Keep Using Facebookhttps://medium.com/s/story/there-is-literally-no-excuse-to-keep-using-facebook-anymore-f76eaa5573faFacebook is harming democracies around the world, including the U.S. It supports shady advertising and fake news. There are other options more concerned with safety than revenue. Let’s #QuitFacebook.

Facebook’s Security Is so Bad It’s Surprising Zuckerberg Hasn’t Deleted His Account

Facebook’s Security Is so Bad It’s Surprising Zuckerberg Hasn’t Deleted His Account

Facebook’s Security Is so Bad It’s Surprising Zuckerberg Hasn’t Deleted His Accounthttps://medium.com/@guardian/facebooks-security-is-so-bad-it-s-surprising-zuckerberg-hasn-t-deleted-his-account-2659bbd69339Facebook missed serious holes in their security system. Their incompetence warrants outrage

Google Is Teaching Children How to Act Online. Is It the Best Role Model?

Google Is Teaching Children How to Act Online. Is It the Best Role Model?

Google Is Teaching Children How to Act Online. Is It the Best Role Model?https://medium.com/the-new-york-times/google-is-teaching-children-how-to-act-online-is-it-the-best-role-model-f1e96e78dcacThe tech giant is positioning itself in schools as a trusted authority on digital citizenship at a moment when the company’s data-handling practices are under growing scrutiny

Forget the New iPhones: Apple’s Best Product Is Now Privacy

Forget the New iPhones: Apple’s Best Product Is Now Privacy

Forget the New iPhones: Apple’s Best Product Is Now Privacyhttps://medium.com/fast-company/forget-the-new-iphones-apples-best-product-is-now-privacy-365e8111e220Under Tim Cook’s leadership, Apple saw just how critical an issue user privacy would become. Now it’s at least as important a feature as shiny industrial design or a nice camera

How to Quit Facebook for Good, From 10 People Who Have [I proudly among them!]

How to Quit Facebook for Good, From 10 People Who Have

How to Quit Facebook for Good, From 10 People Who Havehttps://medium.com/s/story/how-to-quit-facebook-for-good-from-10-people-who-have-76658c8b6ed8Last Friday, Facebook announced its largest security breach to date, compromising the data of nearly 50 million users. The news broke less than a year after Facebook came under fire for another security scandal when it was revealed that political data consulting firm Cambridge Analytica had collected personal information from users’ profiles. (Profiles on Instagram, which is owned by Facebook, may have been compromised as well, though only if users had linked their accounts to Facebook.)

What might our 92-year old mother regret the most?

What might our 92-year old mother regret the most? – donvy – Medium

What might our 92-year old mother regret the most? – donvy – Mediumhttps://medium.com/@donvy/what-might-our-92-year-old-mother-regret-the-most-9465e99bbed0Since we all share some form of the longevity gene from our parents, we might as well prepare for the inevitable slow, painful spiral into…

Rewriting Your Autobiography

Rewriting Your Autobiography – Redefining Real Love – Medium

Rewriting Your Autobiography – Redefining Real Love – Mediumhttps://medium.com/s/redefining-real-love/writing-your-autobiography-what-it-means-to-truly-love-yourself-fc0133036f87Because the stories that shape us don’t have to define us. As we construct our identities, we tend to reinforce certain interpretations of our experiences. These interpretations become ingrained in our minds and validated by the heated reactions of our bodies. And so they begin to define us. We forget that we’re constantly changing and that we have the power to make and remake the story of who we are.