Sorry, Fitbit users. Based on Google’s history, you’re likely to either eventually lose your Fitbit’s functionality, or get your health and exercise data sucked up by the Google machine. https://blog.fitbit.com/2021-update/
If you're a WhatsApp user, you'll have to share your personal data with Facebook from next month – and no, you can't opt-out this time - The Register
TFW you've been chasing a bug on your website for weeks and finally worked out that the name of the home directory was changed when shared hosting upgraded. 😩 #xp
What's everyone's preferred platforms for playing board games and card games together online? Cross-platform/web-based preferred. #xp
#zoomvideo acknowledges their security holes and challenges in adapting to the needs of their new users.
Keep watch, keep them accountable. #xp
I feel kind of sorry for Zoom Corporation (Japan) which makes good quality audio recorders and music effects and have nothing to do with that videoconferencing company. #xp
Casey Newton's rundown on some of the privacy issues with #Zoom and how it got this way. #xp
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