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Goodbye, Chrome: Google’s web browser has become spy software

Our latest privacy experiment found Chrome ushered more than 11,000 tracker cookies into our browser — in a single week. Here’s why Firefox is better.

washingtonpost.com/technology/

#privacy #google #firefox #chrome #spy #encryption #tracker #cookies #surveillance

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Thumbs Down to Facebook’s Cryptocurrency. Only a fool would trust Facebook with his or her financial wellbeing:
project-syndicate.org/commenta
We need more competition! Check here how you can leave Google & Facebook behind: tutanota.com/blog/posts/how-to Stop data mining. 😃❤️

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Using Gmail confidential mode is neither secure nor private. As long as Google can read your emails, its privacy promises will always be disingenuous. Here’s why Gmail’s confidential mode isn’t actually confidential: protonmail.com/blog/gmail-conf

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libra is centralized and its not blockchain

Libra, with Facebook's dominance, has the power to replace fiat currency

With their commitments to push Libra across the world, governments across the world won't like it very much

It gives FB and othr tech giants power to interfere a country's economy

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It's like trend, most people are follow what others doing it.

So, we keep making awareness to them.

Recently, there is privacy campaign starting to make awareness of such issue.

Please take a look at this matrix room for now.
https://matrix.to/#/!PkdZJYyBLVcTMFhGhC:poddery.com?via=matrix.org&via=poddery.com&via=librem.one

I am also in the room.

Vibhi, please join me there too


CC @praveen

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A tip!

in case, you are signing up for Matrix account,

Please consider https://poddery.com Matrix/XMPP service.

It's India based and has been existing for years.

:)

@prateik @inditoot @praveen
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Truecaller user data including names, phone numbers and email addresses of users worldwide is available for sale on private internet forums. Data of Indian users is being sold for about Rs 1.5 lakh

tech.economictimes.indiatimes.

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