Na semana passada a Analista Senior de Políticas para a América Latina @veri_alimonti falou no seminário do https://CGI.br/ sobre impressão digital dos navegadores (browser fingerprinting) e como podemos nos proteger do monitoramento online oculto https://www.valor.com.br/empresas/5728953/empresas-monitoram-internautas-por-navegadores source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029518566410743809
Congressman @RoKhanna is right. "Californians should contact their state legislators. The Internet belongs to all of us, not big telecom." http://www.tronc.com/gdpr/latimes.com/ source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029509199879761920
As companies begin to use "behavioral biometrics" to track users, EFF's @lynch_jen tells @NYTimes there's good reason to worry: “It’s a very small leap from using this to detect fraud to using this to learn very private information about you.” https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/13/business/behavioral-biometrics-banks-security.html source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029497931508793344
RT @EFF: Everything you wanted to know about California’s Consumer Privacy Act but were too afraid to ask (including how to make it better)… source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029482807351885824
RT @SoftwareJustice: For those interested in volunteering their time as a technologist consultant for defense attorneys challenging govern… source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029467114883543040
RT @EFF: Florida prisoners have spent $11.3 million on mp3s. Now, the Department of Corrections is switching to a new system for digital fi… source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029438058674835456
Google backed away from building AI systems for the US military, and some other Silicon Valley firms may follow them. But the DOD has plenty of budget and defense contractors to build neural networks into drones and other weapons.
RT @EFF: The last thing we need is less choice when it comes to our ISPs. And that's exactly what we told the FCC. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/08/eff-fcc-dont-let-att-and-verizon-get-chokehold-internet-access-competition source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029403054771060736
The content moderation debate should be about urging companies to apply their rules consistently and provide clear, accessible avenues for meaningful appeal, says EFF's @davidgreene in his @washingtonpost op-ed https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/beware-the-digital-censor/2018/08/12/997e28ea-9cd0-11e8-843b-36e177f3081c_story.html source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029370306207469573
Big ISPs aren't using their enormous tax cut windfalls to improve things for their customers.
Instead, they’re leaving rural America to languish—even after being deregulated at the federal level. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/08/large-isps-flushed-capital-blame-consumer-protections-their-willful-disregard source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029340861992235014
Concerned about social media companies and free speech? The debate over content moderation is much bigger than Alex Jones & Infowars.
RT @EFF: Equipped with expert testimony, verified technical diagrams, and investigative reporting that increasingly bolsters our arguments,… source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029154153216409600
Year after year, and despite enormous profits, the big ISPs make excuses for not investing in broadband infrastructure, making broadband access a luxury accessible only to those who can pay ever-rising costs. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/08/large-isps-flushed-capital-blame-consumer-protections-their-willful-disregard source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029139273285427200
Are copyright holders following patent holders to the Eastern District of Texas in search of a friendly forum for infringement lawsuits? https://www.newsobserver.com/news/business/article216456070.html source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029108251231543296
Last week EFF's Camille Ochoa told Bay Area Rapid Transit: Face recognition is an especially menacing surveillance technology, and BART should reject it. https://twitter.com/EFF/status/1029081795285807105/video/1 source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029081795285807105
RT @pressfreedom: There are over 1.5 million tweets that belong to journalists and media outlets censored in #Turkey using Twitter’s countr… source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029079589765533696
RT @Matt_Cagle: License plate reader data is being used to investigate welfare recipients in Sacramento County.
Another repulsive example… source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029060563312070656
This is only the latest step in the web’s massive, ongoing shift from non-secure HTTP to the more secure, encrypted HTTPS protocol. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/07/google-chrome-now-marks-http-sites-not-secure source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029057496630153217
Egyptian authorities must end their unjust persecution of activists and others like Amal Fathy, who was arrested for making online comments about her experiences being sexually harassed on the streets of Cairo. source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1029036800138870784
The content moderation debate shouldn't be about Alex Jones.
It should be about demanding that companies apply their rules consistently and provide clear, accessible avenues for meaningful appeal, says EFF's @davidgreene in his @washingtonpost op-ed
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/beware-the-digital-censor/2018/08/12/997e28ea-9cd0-11e8-843b-36e177f3081c_story.html source: https://twitter.com/eff/status/1028985269310156803