Category Archives: Computers and Internet

Privacy and big data

April 11 2018 – Kevin Yaworski – Public Advocate —– I often use incognito mode when web browsing or disable cookies to limit data collection. Even so I just noticed what I searched for in Facebook on my computer followed … Continue reading

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** Important msg for all Facebook group or page admins and mods and warning to other FB users ***

Mar 30 2018 – Kevin Yaworski – Proud Canadian and Global Citizen — Apps or websites you have used may have access to your profile and member lists for groups you admin or moderate and other info only available to … Continue reading

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Silicon Valley faces reckoning as backlash grows against Big Tech

From The Globe and Mail: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/silicon-valley-faces-reckoning-as-backlash-grows-against-big-tech/article37595219/

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Uber Paid Hackers to Delete Stolen Data on 57 Million People

Nov 21 2017 Bloomberg and Reuters articles plus my comments If you have used Uber before this Oct 2016 breach you may want to try and confirm what data was exposed and take appropriate steps if needed. They are saying … Continue reading

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Coding for kids: another silly fad 

​Aug 15 2017 https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/coding-for-kids-another-silly-fad/article35982667/  — Archive if needed Coding for kids: another silly fad MARGARET WENTE AUGUST 15, 2017AUGUST 15, 2017 Nothing is cuter than pictures of kids sitting at their computers, mastering skills their parents never dreamed of. And … Continue reading

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Waze Social GPS Maps, Traffic and Radar Trap App

Large established user base in many large cities.  Gaining more users in Winnipeg and others. Be sure to repost radar trap locations if deleted by cash grab officials; officers ACS & CoM / CoW or other 3rd part For Profit … Continue reading

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Massive Ad Poisoning scam and what you can do to protect against it

Massive Ad Poisoning scam and what you can do to protect against it Aug 18 2015 – Your Friendly Neighbourhood IT Guy – http://wp.me/p1fJaD-4o Share this with others to help stop or at least slow the spread of this and other … Continue reading

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