Y.A. de Montjoye and A. Gadotti: “Moving beyond de-identification will allow us to find a balance between using data and preserving people’s privacy" | LINC
Write HTML Like It's 1999
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Enfin, le chaud. La plage. Et le risto sur la plage. Spaghetti vongole pour un, svp.
Miam. Cc @laetsgo
China Prepares to Drop Microsoft Windows, Blames U.S. Hacking Threat
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Yo @laetsgo #shblam
Boeing Built Deadly Assumptions Into 737 Max, Blind to a Late Design Change
A system that doomed two flights was expected to engage only rarely and originally used two sensors. Critical decisions were based on those factors even when they no longer applied, employees said.
Irish Supreme Court Dismisses Facebook’s Complaint on NSA Surveillance [pdf]
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Gira in rete uno spot elettorale della lega e di #salvini nella quale si attacca l'Europa dell'"immigrazione selvaggia" usando il volto di #Soros come immagine simbolo. Eppure il "#pianoKalergi" dell'immigrazione selvaggia per annacquare la razza europea, ovviamente pilotato dagli ebrei cattivi, è una nota bufala inventata dai negazionisti e dai nazisti. Fate due più due. Leggete tra le righe il ghigno di questa gente.
Bose spies on its headphones and sells information w/o permission (reuters)
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Why Computer Programmers Should Stop Calling Themselves Engineers
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In case anyone needed a reminder, it's #towelDay today!
With EU elections tomorrow, there's no time more apt to really know where your towel is...
'The Impact of User Location on Cookie Notices (Inside and Outside of the European Union)'
ICANN granted Amazon.com the domain '.amazon' today, rather than the entire geographic region of the Amazon Basin.
Acts like this are colonial, obviously, but also a slap in the face to early internet promises of global representation + shared power. Its really sad.
(via http://everest-pipkin.com/ , thanks ! )
Paranoia will destroy us: Why Huawei is not spying on Americans
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Huawei's plan b OS, Android
#China telecom giant #Huawei, denied access to #Google's #Android system, has a "Plan B" operating system, which is being "trialed out" https://www.businessinsider.com/huawei-android-alternative-os-details-2019-5#hongmeng-os-is-likely-the-plan-b-operating-system-huawei-mentioned-previously-2
A data knight, far too aware of the dark side.
The algorithmic is political. ('is' as in A⊆P)
Octodon is a nice general purpose instance. more