After months of stalling, Google finally revealed how much personal data they collect in Chrome and the Google app. No wonder they wanted to hide it.
Spying on users has nothing to do with building a great web browser or search engine. We would know (our app is both in one).
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/DuckDuckGo/status/1371509053613084679
#fluffychat has been approved for the iOS AppStore! Thanks to benpa and @email@example.com for the help with this! You guys are awesome!
Gemini version: gemini://seirdy.one/2021/01/27/whatsapp-and-the-domestication-of-users.gmi
Based on a Fediverse status I made a few days ago.
I have never used WhatsApp, and never will. Despite this, I still feel the need to write an article about WhatsApp since it’s the perfect case study to help understand a class of businesses models I call “user domestication”. The domestication of users is high on my list of problems plaguing the human race, and is worth a detailed explanation.
Toshiba Libretto 100CT
early mockup (in html) of something I may or may not ever end up finishing
possible future federated #SoundCloud alternative?
@cypnk we shouldn't be concerned about an alien invasion, however the UFO activity is due to the residents of NYC fleeing back to their planets of origin because they think Earth is a lost cause
This is concerning, because to this point they just thought the US was a basket case and planned to move to Canada
If the dolphins leave and the cats return to their native plane of existence then we are certainly doomed
Heya there, my name is Michael but sometimes I call myself Doc Chicken. I have been known to do things on occasion.