Tag Archives: social media

What else happens when you click on sponsored links in Facebook or other social media

Dec 23 2018 – Kevin Yaworski – Volunteer Public Advocate Even if you have set privacy settings in your account and apps from Facebook, Google, Apple, Microsoft etc… to disable ad tracking and limit data collection and other tracking you … Continue reading

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Restaurants have strict standards to protect customers. Tech platforms don’t

CBC Radio · Oct 14 2018 · Oct 14 2018 https://www.cbc.ca/radio/spark/restaurants-have-strict-standards-to-protect-customers-tech-platforms-don-t-1.4879520

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Can this tech pioneer convince you to delete your social media accounts?

Oct 5 2018 – CBC The Current — Jaron Lanier says evidence shows addictive design was deliberately used for platform — We are lumped into groups of millions of like minded users based on data collected from us from many … Continue reading

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Social Media and Internet Monopolies Manipulating the Masses

Sept 28, 2017, smartphone being operated in front of GAFA logos as background in Hédé-Bazouges, western France. (DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images) April 25 2018 Powerful message, warnings, impacts and solutions offered. Digital Media and Global Affairs expert Taylor Owen talks about … Continue reading

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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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What is driving positive change to how our food is produced and how some gave up waiting

Consumers, social media and food activists are starting to force more positive change to how our food is produced. Many gave up waiting or see it as not enough and are growing or farming their own food.  Whether it be … Continue reading

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