You are being tracked, profiled & targeted online.
It's time to #BanSurveillanceAdvertising
.@Gizmodo's opinion piece "In 2030, You Won't Own Any Gadgets" vividly paints the DRM future we're all headed for, where abuse of copyright turns everything from your kitchen appliances to your door-lock into a printer-ink dystopia.
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We’ve only got 10 months left to gather 950,000 signatures on our ECI to tell the EU to make the law clear and ban biometric mass surveillance.
All EU MEPs were sent opened letters by @firstname.lastname@example.org before Tuesday’s final vote on #chatcontrol 👏. How would you feel if your private mail was opened and scanned without any reason?
Act now: https://www.patrick-breyer.de/en/indiscriminate-messaging-and-chatcontrol-last-chance-to-protest/
These kids will be ready for facing the reality of what users actually understand ! Great training !
Best example of why we, developers, need to make our docs extremely specific.
This “Time to Ban Surveillance-Based Advertising” looks like a good read, apparently drafted in #Norway but pitched to the #EU: https://www.forbrukerradet.no/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/20210622-final-report-time-to-ban-surveillance-based-advertising.pdf
The EU Digital Markets Act is an opportunity to change how the most powerful platforms act.
Along with over a dozen civil society organizations, EFF is asking the EU Parliament to include interoperability obligations and focus on end-user rights. https://www.eff.org/document/civil-society-letter-digital-markets-acts-imco-parliament https://t.co/heA5aM0f9n
A #GDPR compliant use of Facebook pages would currently not be possible.
Everybody: can we please stop calling it "#sideloading" if I want to run the software *I want* on *my device*?
Nobody would say I'm "sideloading" Whatsapp when I go to whatsapp.com and download their damn Windows client.
Selling this as freedom to people in cities was one of the most impressive publicity stunts of the 20th century
Eine Netzwelt ohne personalisierte Werbung: Mit der #TrackingFreeAds-Coalition könnte diese Online-Utopie in der #EU schon bald Wirklichkeit werden. Als eine von 27 Partnerorganisationen stellen wir uns heute hinter ihre Ziele. @ilumium https://mobilsicher.de/aktuelles/mit-der-tracking-free-ads-coalition-gegen-personalisierte-werbung
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