Category Archives: Science & Technology

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; price increases when searching for flights or products etc… Even so I just noticed what … 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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Uber halts self-driving tests in US and Canada after Arizona pedestrian death

Uber says it has suspended all of its self-driving testing including operations in Toronto following a fatal pedestrian accident involving the vehicles in the Arizona. In this undated photo provided by Uber, a Ford Fusion hybrid outfitted with radars, laser … 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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Canada’s Department of National Defence provides this statement about UFO’s after declining CBC request for interview

(image: Department of National Defence) Dec 20 2107 – CBC the Current Part One: U.S. government hidden UFO investigations New revelations show the Pentagon ran a secret UFO program from 2007 until it was officially defunded in 2012. Canada’s Department … Continue reading

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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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Pollution causing more deaths worldwide than war or smoking: Lancet

This more than sad especially when so many experts in so many fields involved in this detailed study and report agreed in the findings. Developing and middle class countries being hit the hardest and remote people like Canada’s Inuit facing … Continue reading

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