This week in the Weekly News Roundup, we look at the dystopian new trend to look at health predictions with wearables. We also look at the Windows 11 leak in addition to several data leaks and some silly news.
#Windows11 #Wearables #WeeklyNewsRoundup

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"ICCL's lawsuit takes aim at Google, Facebook, Amazon, Twitter, Verizon, AT&T and the entire online advertising/tracking industry by challenging industry rules. See press materials.

iccl.ie/rtb-june-2021/?mc_cid=

It's surprising how much your online & offline data are linked. @RobPegoraro's steps to reduce that include:

• Check public data connected w/personal domains
• Take control of social media profiles
• Opt out where you can (+ links to opt out services)

theverge.com/22509928/internet

Original tweet : twitter.com/DuckDuckGo/status/

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NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK - Friday

" 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. "

Skál!

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking-lunar-calendar-the-names-of-months-and-days/




pixelfed.social/p/The-AnKorage

Volkswagen or Audi driver in the US/Canada? They’ve unfortunately had a data breach that left customer data spanning 2014 to 2019 unprotected.

As such, treat all communications claiming to be from either w/caution.

techcrunch.com/2021/06/11/volk

Original tweet : twitter.com/DuckDuckGo/status/

NORSE DAYS OF THE WEEK - Thursday

" Thor is associated with the day Thursday which comes from the word Torsdag in the Scandinavian countries and in the Germanic countries it is called Donnerstag which means thunderday and comes from the word Donar, which was the name of Thor in the Germanic countries. "

Skál!

Source: norse-mythology.net/the-viking-lunar-calendar-the-names-of-months-and-days/




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