«Whoops, our bad, we may have 'accidentally' let #Google Home devices record your every word, sound – oops»
-Block put in place last week, at the end of July
-HTTPS+TLS1.3+ESNI prevents the GFW from determining the destination of an HTTPS connection, hence the ban
When you see an IP-camera pointing outdoor you usually think only the owner of the cam can access the records.
That's not always true.
A lot of IP-cam are exposed on the web leaking data.
User #surveillance in that areas can be done silently relying on these mis-configured devices.
Some #Google dorks examples:
intitle:"active webcam page"
allintitle: “Network Camera NetworkCamera”
Remember when a Google #search used to lead you somewhere?
Now it increasingly just keeps you on Google. In fact, Google results take up 62.6% of the first screen of search results in a sample of 15,000 searches.
#Google is building a walled garden that encompasses some of the most accessed information on the internet with no recourse for businesses who are suddenly finding themselves on the wrong side, cut off from their users.
We're building an artificial intelligence-powered dystopia, one click at a time, says technosociologist Zeynep Tufecki. In an eye-opening talk, she details how the same algorithms companies like #Facebook, #Google and #Amazon use to get you to click on #ads are also used to organize your access to political and social information.
You don't normally think of data collection when it comes to #headphones, but it's happening.
-they tried 234 skills (Alexa apps)
-they published all 234 skills
-193 on the first try
Stop using this kind of devices for your #HomeAutomation. Out there you can find cheaper and opensource alternatives.
Smartwatch and wearables maker Garmin goes down after ransomware attack
Currently down: #Garmin store, Garmin Connect (user data syncing service), production line in Taiwan, call centers, email servers, online chat tool
Is it time for a decentralized #fitness tracking system? Is something like this already working out there?
Forget Google, Time to End the #Payment Processing Duopoly
Don't let proprietary digital voting disrupt democracy | #FSF Blog
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