A solar-powered LTE network. Network infrastructure that fits inside a single backpack. Connectivity for homeless shelters.
Today, Mozilla and @NSF are announcing the finalists in our $2 million competition to connect unconnected Americans. https://blog.mozilla.org/blog/2018/07/19/a-science-fair-with-1-6-million-in-prizes/ source: https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019920984021897216
RT @xeni: Oops! Venmo's 'public by default' transactions expose drug deals and other shady transactions not actually meant to be public htt… source: https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019912085248118784
RT @RooftopFilms: Who are we in this connected world, and what does it mean for us IRL? Join us and @mozilla for a collection of short film… source: https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019735618421604352
We're partnering with @WomenWhoTech to award a $25,000 grant to a startup focused on building privacy, transparency & accountability into their work.
Bonus: our own @MitchellBaker will be one of the judges! https://blog.mozilla.org/blog/2018/07/18/mozilla-partners-with-women-who-tech-to-offer-startup-challenge-europe-award-for-privacy-transparency-accountability/ source: https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019726262657482753
"We're hopeful the result will help level the playing field for mobile browsers like @Firefox & foster openness that creates & sustains competition & innovation" — @DenelleDixon
Are you an organization eager to make the web a more secure, open, and free space?
We have sponsorship opportunities at #mozfest, Mozilla's annual festival for building a better web. The details: https://mozillafestival.org/team/sponsors https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019677447485362176/photo/1 source: https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019677447485362176
Our friend (and Mozilla Fellow) @hangdothiduc just released her latest project, Public By Default. It's a sobering look at online privacy in the era of social media.
In the latest IRL, @Veronica and tech reporter @ashleyrcarman explore how tech hooks users in unexpected ways. Don't miss this episode: https://irlpodcast.org/season3/episode2/ https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019635227424010240/photo/1 source: https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019635227424010240
RT @giselilla: Let's dream about a web that looks as beautiful and diverse as the world - @Blackamazon
"We need to find a way to balance our own privacy and security [with] the data economy we have built."
Mozilla's @msurman spoke with @engadget about the state of the web, threats to openness, and possible solutions. https://www.engadget.com/2018/07/11/open-source-vs-big-tech-and-governments/ source: https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019630261070368774
RT @ilana_u: Four questions we should be able to answer for every connected device: 1) Does it do what I expect it to do? 2) Does it do any… source: https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019316891595272192
RT @TheNextWeb: This visualization of Venmo's public data is terrifying https://thenextweb.com/security/2018/07/17/this-visualization-of-venmos-public-data-is-terrifying/ source: https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019315565100523520
RT @remixmanifesto: This #WorldEmojiDay, you should see what @hangdothiduc discovered about millions of Venmo users by examining a year of… source: https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019277553574522880
Today, our friend @hangdothiduc launched her latest project: https://publicbydefault.fyi/, an examination of how social media exposes so much of our personal life (often without us fully understanding how).
RT @doctorow: Venmo's "public by default" transactions reveal drug deals, breakups, more
https://boingboing.net/2018/07/17/privacy-by-design-vs-venmo.html https://twitter.com/doctorow/status/1019235596575727616/photo/1 source: https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019258062299959301
What happens when we turn our lives into…a game? Find out in the latest IRL episode, Press Play. https://irlpodcast.org/season3/episode2/ https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019249130302988288/video/1 source: https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019249130302988288
#mozfest is your opportunity to gather smart, passionate people and unpack the issues that matter most to you — from online privacy to AI accountability to net neutrality.
Want to join us in London this October? Propose a session today 👉 https://mozillafestival.org/proposals https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019223966152568833/photo/1 source: https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019223966152568833
RT @thingscon: See you in Berlin tonight! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/thingscon-salon-berlin-trustmark-edition-tickets-46883941130
ThingsCon Salon Berlin: Trustmark Edition
Jason Schultz (@lawgeek)… source: https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019208563699470337
RT @hangdothiduc: “The fact is, our data is in the public domain,” – One reason I made https://t.co/mEHMoqURhw, because so much of our data… source: https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019182522662621184
RT @hangdothiduc: I can't wait for you to see https://t.co/mEHMoqURhw.
An intimate insight into the lives of a few unsuspecting people thr… source: https://twitter.com/mozilla/status/1019182509475663872