Facebook admits to processing your personal data even if you don’t have an account – GDPR

Facebook admits to processing your personal data even if you don’t have an account – GDPR The following quote comes directly from the Facebook privacy policy: “Advertisers, app developers, and publishers can send us information through Facebook Business Tools they use, including our social plug-ins (such as the Like button), Facebook Login, our APIs and SDKs, or the Facebook pixel. These partners provide information about your activities off Facebook—including information about your device, websites you visit, purchases you make, the ads you see, and how you use their services—whether or…

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Opinion: Don’t Regulate Facial Recognition. Ban It. | We are on the verge of a nightmare era of mass surveillance by the state and private companies. It’s not too late to stop it.

Opinion: Don’t Regulate Facial Recognition. Ban It. | We are on the verge of a nightmare era of mass surveillance by the state and private companies. It’s not too late to stop it. submitted by /u/MyNameIsGriffon to r/privacy [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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You (probably) don’t need ReCAPTCHA [A really comprehensive article about why ReCAPTCHA is evil, do you really need it for your website and what are the alternatives]

You (probably) don’t need ReCAPTCHA [A really comprehensive article about why ReCAPTCHA is evil, do you really need it for your website and what are the alternatives] submitted by /u/SunnyShine20 to r/privacy [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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EFF updated Privacy Badger

EFF updated Privacy Badger Looks like a great Privacy Badger update. “Rather than rely on a list of known trackers, it discovers and learns to block new trackers in the wild. It works using heuristics, or patterns of behavior, to identify trackers. Last week, we updated Privacy Badger with a new heuristic to help it identify trackers that have flown under its radar in the past.” submitted by /u/ron-swonson to r/privacy [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Revealed: This Is Palantir’s Top-Secret User Manual for Cops – Motherboard obtained a Palantir user manual through a public records request, and it gives unprecedented insight into how the company logs and tracks individuals.

Revealed: This Is Palantir’s Top-Secret User Manual for Cops – Motherboard obtained a Palantir user manual through a public records request, and it gives unprecedented insight into how the company logs and tracks individuals. submitted by /u/quantumcipher to r/Intelligence [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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