If You Value Some Form of Privacy

Stop using Google search. Start using DuckDuckGo. Just like I did. They just announced the they are now using Apple's MapKit for their mapping searches. Announcement can be found here: DuckDuckGo Taps Apple Maps to Power Private Search Results. Searching for famous bagels shops in Montreal, Canada

Quitting Facebook

In this episode, I’m talking about my experience of leaving Facebook. That is not an easy thing to do but the process is fully engaged. Enjoy and thanks for listening. Please feel free to visit my blog @ http://numericcitizen.me for all the news and personal comments on my experience quitting Facebook or comments about privacy... Continue Reading →

Reasons To Quit Facebook

Following my reading of Wired article "WHY SHOULD ANYONE BELIEVE FACEBOOK ANYMORE?" I had even more reasons to quit Facebook. In a word, the motivation of Facebook is not what they said or what they say. They lied.

On What Facebook Knows About You – Way Too Much

That is no surprise but Facebook collect a lot of data. Want to know what exactly? Have a look at this article. I like the last paragraph: The bottom line: Facebook's privacy policies reinforce the message that "you have control over who sees what you share on Facebook." But if you use Facebook at all, you don't have much... Continue Reading →

Don’t trust Facebook

Facebook exposed private photos from up to 6.8 million users to apps that weren’t supposed to see them, the company said today. These apps were authorized to see a limited set of users’ photos, but a bug allowed them to see pictures they weren’t granted access to. These included photos from people’s stories as well as... Continue Reading →

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