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What to know about digital privacy if abortions are restricted

In the weeks since POLITICO first published a draft Supreme Court opinion overturning Roe v. Wade, digital surveillance experts and abortion rights advocates have been…

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How does Facebook know what you’re thinking about?

While Apple is a clear leader when it comes to user privacy, Google is stepping up its game. The world of targeted ads is one…

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NSA Swears It Won’t Allow Backdoors in New Encryption Standards 😉

The U.S. has been working on new encryption standards meant to withstand the powers of quantum computing, an emergent technology that will supposedly involve machines…

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How to Get an Abortion in the Age of Surveillance

Late Monday, Politico published a 98-page bombshell from the heart of the Supreme Court detailing—in Justice Samuel Alito’s caustic, disdainful language—SCOTUS’ plans to overturn Roe…

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What is the Matrix Protocol and How to Install It

Matrix is an innovative, open-source alternative to chat services such as Discord and Slack that is both feature-rich and easy to use. It fully supports…

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Google now lets you request the removal of personal information from Search

You can now ask Google to remove your personal contact information, such as your physical and email addresses, as well as your phone number, from…

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Google now lets you request the removal of personal information from Search

You can now ask Google to remove your personal contact information, such as your physical and email addresses, as well as your phone number, from…

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DuckDuckGo’s beta browser for MacOS puts privacy first

DuckDuckGo has launched a web browser in beta on MacOS that puts privacy first. The browser is based on the same engine as Safari. Source:…

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Why You Should Use Peer-to-Peer Messaging Apps

Peer-to-Peer messaging is as reliable as Facebook Messenger or Discord, but you maintain control of your data and don’t rely on a third-party server to…

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How to Make Your Photos Private on Facebook

If you don’t want people to see certain photos or photo albums, you can make those items private in your Facebook account. You can do…

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You Should Change These TikTok Privacy Settings

TikTok is fun. TikTok is addictive. TikTok is…risky? There’s a lot of debate about the app’s privacy and security, especially with its parent company, ByteDance,…

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How To Make Sure Your Phone Isn’t Keeping Recordings of Everything You Say

Even the biggest tech companies continue to stumble when it comes to keeping user data protected, and that extends to giving us control over how…

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How to Activate Incognito Mode in Google Chrome

Google Chrome’s Incognito mode can help keep your browsing data private by not saving your history, and wiping cookies automatically. Here’s how to activate Chrome’s…

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The Truth Behind Private Browsing or Incognito Mode

Most browsers come with a private browsing mode that promises to safeguard your privacy. Chrome calls this feature “Incognito Mode.” But just how private is…

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Snowden was right: Pandemic surveillance is here to stay

COVID-19 isn’t the first global pandemic, but it is the first of the algorithmic age. This has created both opportunities and threats. While evangelists argue…

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Biometric surveillance: Face-first plunge into dystopia

From the US to Israel, advances in biometric technology fortify systems of oppression. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/opinions/2022/1/31/biometric-surveillance-face-first-plunge-into-dystopia Proactive Computing found this story and shared it with you….

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How to Turn On Location Services on iPhone

With the “Location Services” option on your iPhone, you can allow and disallow apps from using your phone’s GPS location. You can manage this on…

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Your Face Is Being Scanned in Public, Here’s How to Stop It

Today it’s easy to recognize faces from camera footage taken in public. Whenever you leave the house, your movements can be tracked whenever a camera…

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If You Disable Read Receipts, Your iPhone May Tattle On You Anyway

Apple By default, the Messages app on iPhone tells your friends, family, and coworkers when you’ve read a text. But why would you want that?…

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Florida hospital system suffers data breach, including medical information

A Florida-based hospital system revealed on Saturday it suffered a data breach that included the personal and medical information of patients and staff…. Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/587931-florida-hospital-system-suffers-data-breach-including-medical Proactive Computing…

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DuckDuckGo’s Huge Growth Shows People Do Care About Privacy

DuckDuckGo had a big year in 2021. As it turns out, the search engine saw massive growth despite being in a battle against Google, a…

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Signal: Everything You Should Know Before Using The Encrypted Messaging App

Signal is a popular messaging app that competes with WhatsApp and Telegram, providing its users with end-to-end encrypted (E2EE) communication. Ever since Edward Snowden disclosed…

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