Hidden email trackers are a "grotesque invasion of privacy," collecting data about user behavior & location which then "feeds into more detailed customer profiles."

bbc.com/news/technology-560714

Original tweet : twitter.com/DuckDuckGo/status/

When is brought back online, it will be for exhibition, only and for all servers.

This is because not a single person ever logged onto any of them, before. So, all three will be on Spectator mode. The map functionality will remain, also.

A survey of 53k apps found advertisers target teens at an alarming rate. COPPA should extend to protect everyone under 18.

"There’s no way to address the problem of the (ad tech) ecosystem & data being tracked about teens w/out regulation of some form.”

iapp.org/news/a/risky-business

Original tweet : twitter.com/DuckDuckGo/status/

NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK - Tuesday

Skol!

" The God Tyr is associated with the day Tuesday and in the Scandinavian countries, Denmark, Norway, and Sweden, this day is called Tirsdag, so Tuesday is Tyr’s day. "

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A #vaccinepassport mobile phone app is a privacy concern, @jimkillock tells @toryboypierce.

"The technology behind it needs to be for [health/safety], not for tracking. Government needs to have public confidence."

Listen to the podcast episode here: mailplus.co.uk/radio/the-daily

Original tweet : twitter.com/DuckDuckGo/status/

NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK - Monday

Skál!

" The Moon also was important to the Vikings since it helped them keep track of time, it had its own day, Monday. Today in Denmark the day is called ”Mandag” and in our neighboring country, Germany the day is called Montag which comes from the word mond. "

Source: (Replace [DOT] with a .)
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NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK - Sunday

Skál!

" The Vikings worshiped the sun so much because of the cold climate, that they gave the sun its own day, and the first day of the week, Sunday... Anyone who lives in a cold climate or has been there will understand why the sun was so important to the Vikings. "

Source: (Replace [DOT] with a .)
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Finding it hard to stay private online? You’re not alone: “What we found through our research […] is that people want privacy but they feel powerless to do anything about it.” We’re making it simple.

Full @Malwarebytes "Why Privacy Matters" podcast ep: blog.malwarebytes.com/podcast/

Original tweet : twitter.com/DuckDuckGo/status/

This week on the Weekly News Roundup, we see some privacy leaking into government, Business news updates and a conclusion to the Epic Lootbox case. We also look at security and silly news.
#Facebook #Epic #WeeklyNewsRounup

9:00p EST

youtu.be/JYdJdAbm_G0

NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK - Saturday

Skál!

GET BEHIND THOSE EARS!

" ... The Viking was actually pretty clean and not just some dirty barbarians, they probably had better hygiene than other societies in that time period. "

Source: (Replace [DOT] with a .)
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NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK - Friday

Skál!

" Friday is either named after Frigg or Freya, the reason why it is unclear is that of conflicting sources. This is probably because some areas worshipped Frigg more than Freya and vise versa. "

Source: (Replace [DOT] with a .)
norse-mythology[DOT]net






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