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because the margins on surveillance data are so poor, the business is only sustainable if it fails to take the kinds of prudent precautions that would make it safe to warehouse these unimaginably gigantic piles of oily rags”

Cory Doctorow in Mark Zuckeberg and his empire of oily rags

Posted on July 3rd, 2018





Twitter Demetricator looks like a great tool. Of course, if you’re interested in de-gamifying your discussions with other humans, you should consider switching to Micro.blog, instead.

Posted on March 29th, 2018


It’s not a breach, it’s a business model

Posted on March 21st, 2018

The problems at Facebook aren’t simply a matter of attack or misuse, they are fundamental to a social network that makes money by advertising at scale.

Update: another


Todd Grotenhuis

Professionally an Information Security Specialist, Politically an Abolitionist, Theologically an Anabaptist