You Need to Opt Out of Amazon Sidewalk https://gizmodo.com/you-need-to-opt-out-of-amazon-sidewalk-1845750268
Hacker Lexicon: What Is the Signal Encryption Protocol? https://www.wired.com/story/signal-encryption-protocol-hacker-lexicon/
Why people are turning to robots when they’re sad and anxious at work https://www.fastcompany.com/90580177/mental-health-crisis-robots
An internet with borders: A perspective from Pakistan https://advox.globalvoices.org/2020/11/23/an-internet-with-borders-a-perspective-from-pakistan/
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How one 1983 exercise nearly triggered WWIII - the KGB software model that forecasted mushroom clouds https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2020/11/wargames-for-real-how-one-1983-exercise-nearly-triggered-wwiii/
This is an online exhibition on misinformation.
worth a look at.
What the Future Wants – a critical look at digital technologies from the coordinator of our Youth project, Daisy Kidd: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7jAF3bikRMM @email@example.com @firstname.lastname@example.org
Microsoft productivity score feature criticised as workplace surveillance https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2020/nov/26/microsoft-productivity-score-feature-criticised-workplace-surveillance
@MelanieMoore@twitter.com The same team published a misinformation recognition guide which might align with your initial line of thought.
Today, @venro_eV@twitter.com are hosting a conference based on a new report which asks: how can digitalisation contribute to a more sustainable world? You can read Tactical Tech's contribution (in German) here: https://venro.org/fileadmin/user_upload/Dateien/Daten/Publikationen/Sonstige/machbar2020.pdf #machbar
Prepare, Don’t Panic: Synthetic Media and Deepfakes, from @email@example.com: https://lab.witness.org/projects/synthetic-media-and-deep-fakes/
Our first Investigative Institute is now underway, developing
secure investigation tools and digital research methods across the EU. However, you can still join the second Institute from Jan-Feb 2021 - apply by 11th December! https://exposingtheinvisible.org/news/application-deadline-extension-investigative-institute-january2021/ #OSINT #mediaEU
[as if online school needed to get more 'interesting'] Normalizing surveillance in the education sector https://tinyurl.com/y4p4j6r3 via @Info_Activism@twitter.com
It’s Time to Stop Sharing Your Passwords With Your Partner https://www.wired.com/story/its-time-to-stop-sharing-your-passwords-with-your-partner/
The 19th International Anti-Corruption Conference @IACCseries@twitter.com started yesterday, including a contribution from Tactical Tech. View the agenda here! https://iaccseries.org/19th-iacc/the-agenda/!
The Modern World Has Finally Become Too Complex for Any of Us to Understand https://onezero.medium.com/the-modern-world-has-finally-become-too-complex-for-any-of-us-to-understand-1a0b46fbc292
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