🇬🇧Our Tracking-free Ads Coalition calls on the CEO’s of the 100 largest advertisers in Europe to use advertising money ethically right by switching to tracking-free ads: trackingfreeads.eu/wp-content/

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If there is one thing you don't want to be in charge of, than that's building Europe's next generation internet infrastructure and apps.

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With this announcement, is buying positive press coverage in the EU probably to influence the /#DMA regulatory debate.

Only what they announced is actually really really terrible: Facebook wants to build the "metaverse" for Europe. 😳

💣 New report about the economic impact of transitioning to :

"A ban on the use of personal data in online ads would bring benefits to individuals & society, would [bring] [...] plenty of opportunity for innovation & starting new companies & it is technically possible. Only with legislation, though, is that future possible."


> Man who made website to rank female students by appearance now aims to achieve "global teen penetration" according to leaked documents


“Apple and Google agreed to demands from the Russian government to remove a strategic voting app developed by opposition leader Alexei Navalny from the iOS and Android app stores.

Apple then disabled its Private Relay feature (which enhances web browsing privacy) for users in Russia. Google also removed YouTube videos giving advice on how to vote strategically in the elections.”


Big Tech will choose profit over democracy and human rights every time.


Dear #FaceBook engineers, please take your time, no rush, and well, maybe it's a good time to feel ill and take a day off.

The new dot com bubble is here: It's called online advertising (2019) - thecorrespondent.com/100/the-n
Voila qui explique ou vont partir neaucoup des millions levés par les startups de la French Tech

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It’s time to break our broken phone habit. 📱💥

What if your next phone could last 10 years?

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If you use #GMail, #Google keeps records of everything you buy, even if you delete the email receipt, and even if you didn't buy the product from them. Here's metadata from my takeout showing price, delivery address, description, vendor, etc. #privacy

Big tech’s algorithms shape our experience of the world but we have no control over them.

Today, 50 organisations led by @edri member @panoptykon call on politicians to in the .

Check out the open letter: en.panoptykon.org/sites/defaul

Today at 17:00 CEST, I will speak to @MEPassistant@twitter.com live on #Twitch. We will discuss my mission in the EU Parliament, the #DigitalServicesAct, the #ePrivacyRegulation, the dangers of #Chatcontrol and much more.

So join the conversation!


At tonights #AppleEvent #iOS15 will be released. It will run on the 8y old iPad Air 2 and the 5y old iPhone SE (1st Gen). This deserves praise. Now Apple needs to make the hardware as long lasting (read: user serviceable).

(Details at @MacAdressYT@twitter.com 👌)


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