Since #privacy is trending,
Here is a news for anyone who uses Facebook. Kindly stop using it.
Reminder why switching.social does NOT recommend using Brave:
-Brave is a for-profit ad sales and cryptocurrency promotion company, funded by venture capital firms. Its primary purpose is to make money, not protect privacy.
-Top of the list of Brave's VC owners is Founders Fund, which is Peter Thiel's company ( https://web.archive.org/web/20190831163230/https://basicattentiontoken.org/ )
-Peter Thiel is also the head of Palantir, which makes its money by spying on the general public ( https://www.bloomberg.com/features/2018-palantir-peter-thiel/ )
Microsoft wants to bring exFAT to the Linux kernel – TechCrunch
Truecaller May Have Signed You Up for Its Payment Service without Consent
Viral App FaceApp Now Owns Access To More Than 150 Million People's Faces And Names - Forbes
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.
Thumbs Down to Facebook’s Cryptocurrency. Only a fool would trust Facebook with his or her financial wellbeing:
We need more competition! Check here how you can leave Google & Facebook behind: https://tutanota.com/blog/posts/how-to-leave-google-gmail/ Stop data mining. 😃❤️
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: https://protonmail.com/blog/gmail-confidential-mode-security-privacy/
Google Just Gave 2 Billion Chrome Users A Reason To Switch To Firefox | Forbes
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