The developer of the Reddit Apollo app is doing an AMA. If you’re a user of the app, here’s an example of how he’s tracking you.

The developer of the Reddit Apollo app is doing an AMA. If you’re a user of the app, here’s an example of how he’s tracking you. https://www.reddit.com/r/IAmA/comments/cfnfu8/my_names_christian_selig_i_used_to_work_at_apple/ I thought I’d take a look at his app and dig around a little. It appears to incorporate Google Firebase with hundreds of APM and FIR tracking classes I couldn’t begin to count. It also incorporates Crashlytics, which is yet another tracking company that was bought by Google. So the app logs data and shares with these each of these parties, including directly…

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Idea: make a website for listing the known privacy violations of various online services.

Idea: make a website for listing the known privacy violations of various online services. I’ve noticed that a core challenge for privacy conscious individuals is figuring out which services are privacy friendly, which are okay, and which are thinly veiled spyware. I’m thinking of doing something to try and fix that for my next programming hobby project. A website where people can submit information on the privacy implications of different online services, including posting articles on past and present scandals, collectively interpret the privacy policy and translate from “Lawyer” to…

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Slack would have been wiser – in an abundance of caution – to reset all of its users’ passwords back in march 2015. after all, leaving it until four years later looks a little bit… slack.

Slack would have been wiser – in an abundance of caution – to reset all of its users’ passwords back in march 2015. after all, leaving it until four years later looks a little bit… slack. submitted by /u/RonaldvanderMeer to r/security [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Skunk Works Building Bigger Fusion Reactor – Lockheed Martin’s ambitious plans to develop a compact fusion reactor to provide clean nuclear energy remains on track according to the company and are set to move to the next stage with the completion this year of a scaled up, more powerful test reactor.

Skunk Works Building Bigger Fusion Reactor – Lockheed Martin’s ambitious plans to develop a compact fusion reactor to provide clean nuclear energy remains on track according to the company and are set to move to the next stage with the completion this year of a scaled up, more powerful test reactor. submitted by /u/quantumcipher to r/SpecialAccess [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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