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The EU is standing at the crossroads: following in the footsteps of recent disastrous Internet legislation or putting users back in control of their online experiences? EFF has the answer. #DigitalServicesAct eff.org/deeplinks/2020/07/effs

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Starting today, we're running a month-long campaign to raise awareness about onion sites, and if you enable Onion-Location on your site, you could win Tor swag!
Join us to make a more secure web! #MoreOnionsPorFavor

Read our blog for all the details: blog.torproject.org/more-onion

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@eff The traceability provision compels private messaging apps to weaken their security so they can track anyone who hasn't committed any wrongdoing in order to catch a few malicious actors. #PLFakeNews eff.org/deeplinks/2020/06/5-se [4/5]

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The EARN IT act is unconstitutional and evil. Subvert it by all means possible.

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Approached by the police to hand in Amazon Ring data or given an Amazon Ring doorbell for free? Here’s what you might be sacrificing for a false sense of security.

privacyinternational.org/long-

Nice to be back on St. John's Island after two decades.

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That's exactly what Google was also saying when they bought DoubleClick. And then reportedly changed their Privacy Policy to merge the data.

We should not let history repeat itself. Not this time and #NotOnOurWatch

Sign our petition: pvcy.org/googbit nitter.net/sundarpichai/status

if only batteries could be shipped more freely, devices' operational life could really be extended considerably.

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While EARN IT attempts to avoid acknowledging the elephant in the room—its attack on encryption—the Lawful Access to Encrypted Data Act puts it at the center of a three-ring circus. eff.org/deeplinks/2020/06/sena

Increased human "exhaust" fumes exchanged at transport hubs. "Cluster-fuckin" accelerated.

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Do you really want @google to know EVEN MORE about you than it already does? Let's tell the @EU_Commission to halt Google's ambitions around our health data, by blocking its merger with @fitbit.

Join the #NotOnOurWatch campaign at pvcy.org/googbit nitter.net/privacyint/status/1

refurbished electronics is much more sustainable.

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It seems that Google wants to make using app bundles a requirement for new apps on Google Play in 2021: youtube.com/watch?time_continu

This would mean developers have to upload their signing keys to google play even though there's no technical benefit in doing that. You can achieve the same efficient download sizes by using bundletool locally and uploading all generated apks. But it seems google will stop allowing that and just wants your signing keys.

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Reebelo, a Singapore-based site for refurbished electronics, raises $1.25 million seed round - Reebelo, a Singapore-based marketplace for refurbished electronics, announced it has raised a seed r... more: feedproxy.google.com/~r/Techcr #circularcommerce #fundings&exits #southeastasia #e-commerce #singapore #startups #reebelo #asia #tc

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A congressional letter directed at the FBI, DEA, National Guard, and CBP decrying surveillance at protests cites EFF's Surveillance Self-Defense Guide to Attending Protests (by our very own @legind!): eshoo.house.gov/sites/eshoo.ho t.co/EFWiz90F4n

looks like the hustling and bustling is back.

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