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"historically [Europe] found its centre outside itself. Rather than a repository of specific values it was an attitude: a resolution "to be a container, open to the universal.""
When did political campaigning start to resemble information warfare on your own population? Politicians are unlikely to tame a system that benefits them.
Privacy vis-à-vis your contacts is not the same as privacy vis-à-vis platforms engaged in surveillance. Trying to conflate them or obscure the latter is a deliberate strategy.
This looks really fascinating. I wonder if it will have citation management at some point.
"If everything people do and every step they take is tracked, they lose the freedom to act independently of such oversight"
New book: The Metric Society
Human rights under attack Show more
I think one lesson here is that no countries are immune from this kind of developments.
"Civil rights 'under serious attack' across the globe
More than half of countries use censorship, harassment or violence to repress public debate, warns a report"
This merits some thought: "...growing trend that sees major tech companies teaming with oil giants to use automation, AI, and big data services to enhance oil exploration, extraction, and production."
Collection of essays on privacy Show more
McSweeney’s and EFF Team Up for “The End of Trust”
the first all-non-fiction issue of Timothy McSweeney’s Quarterly Concern: “The End of Trust” (Issue 54) is a collection of essays and interviews focusing on issues related to technology and privacy compiled with the help of the Electronic Frontier Foundation.
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Father's Day coming up over here 🥧 ❤️
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