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Sunday, July 12 2020

The Right to be Forgotten online easily

As of June 2014, Google has established a form where people can request removals, as our story explains: How Google’s New “Right To Be Forgotten” Form Works. Bing has...

Streaming Music is Ripping You Off

If you subscribe to a subscription music service such as Spotify or Apple Music you probably pay $10 a month. And if you are like most people, you probably...

Blockchain is not only crappy technology but a bad vision for the future

Blockchain is not only crappy technology but a bad vision for the future. Its failure to achieve adoption to date is because systems built on trust, norms, and institutions...

You don’t have to delete Facebook, but you could definitely be using it better

Your Facebook account is spraying your personal info onto the internet like a hose. Here's how to stop it. The truth is you’ll probably be just fine if you deactivate—or...

Information Facebook and Google have on you

The harvesting of our personal details goes far beyond what many of us could imagine. So I braced myself and had a look Want to freak yourself out? I’m going...

How low-paid workers at ‘click farms’ create appearance of online popularity

Dispatches found one boss in Bangladesh who boasted of being "king of Facebook" for his ability to create accounts and then use them to create hundreds or thousands of...

3 maps show why NAFTA is important

With all the recent news about Trump and his RHETORIC these are the facts and as usual he is WRONG. The North American Free Trade Agreement is a 24 year...

Facebook wants your naked photos

26-5-18 What are they going to share this time or loose to hackers. Last year, Facebook, facing increased scrutiny over its decision-making, launched a program intended to combat a growing...

The price of everything from wine to college tuition keeps climbing

US consumer prices have risen more than expected, stoking fears that inflation is about to get much higher.   READ MORE HERE     

Gaming addiction classified as disorder by WHO

Gaming addiction is to be listed as a mental health condition for the first time by the World Health Organization. Symptoms include: impaired control over gaming (frequency, intensity, duration) increased...