My updated article on why privacy matters:
How to DELETE FACEBOOK From Your Life (And Why!) https://tube.privacytools.io/videos/watch/6f202422-2054-4430-a8d6-9539f4e0796f
Facebook and the battle for truth
How our personal data is exploited in unexpected ways
Data Brokers Are a Threat to Democracy
The UK Is Trying to Stop Facebook's End-to-End Encryption
Why Targeted Ads Are a Disaster for Democracy
The more someone knows about us, the more they can influence us. We can wield democratic power only if our privacy is protected.
Delete Google from Your Life Now
Why You Get Ads For Stuff You Just Talked About
The Home Office is preparing another attack on encryption
The cookie is dead. Long live the cookie.
Shoshana Zuboff on surveillance capitalism, and what we need to do to reclaim the more benign impacts of the digital revolution.
Should Google’s Ad Market Be Regulated Like the Stock Market?
Since I Met Edward Snowden, I’ve Never Stopped Watching My Back. After receiving a trove of documents from the whistleblower, I found myself under surveillance and investigation by the U.S. government.
The sum of our clickstreams is not an objective measure of who we are, but a personal portrait of our hopes and desires
Banning Facial Recognition Misses the Point.
Trapped in a global surveillance society, we’ve lost sight of what privacy actually means. To reclaim its value, we must reconsider what we want to protect.
email/matrix: freddy [at] privacytools [dot] io