Results for tag: tracking

Facebook app tracks iPhone movements.

Because they aren't creepy enough, Facebook have been found to be using the accelerometer on iPhones to track all their owners' movements. Just delete your account.

Linked on the 14th of January, 2022 Details

Google, You Creepy Sonofabitch

It does feel a little sinister.
Linked on the 14th of January, 2018 Details

Tracking People Without GPS

Combining multiple freely available data sources is often just as accurate as a single one, if not more.
Linked on the 17th of December, 2017 Details

Panopticlick 3.0

New version of the EFF’s Panopticlick. Audit your browser’s privacy protection settings.
Linked on the 29th of November, 2017 Details

We’re building a dystopia just to make people click on ads

This has been on my mind a lot recently. Zeynep Tufekci explains the problem in a much clearer way than I ever could.

Published on the 21st of November, 2017 Read full post