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#3 / Decline alla cookies

Published 10 months ago • 1 min read

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today #3

By Thord D. Hedengren

It might seem petty, I know, but there’s not that many things that we can do to stick it to the tech giants spying on our every move. It’s not just when you’re on Facebook or Linkedin, it’s the way they follow you across the web, analyzing what you’re searching for, shopping, and what brings you where and when.

There’s a shadow persona that’s sold for money, and it’s not even science fiction anymore.

So, make it a habit of declining all cookies. Make it harder for them, force the shadier types to break the law. There might be a reckoning down the line, and then you helped. That’s a nice thing to believe, at least.

This message isn’t sponsored by anyone whatsoever, so I’ll just point you to the Electronic Frontier Foundation because they’re trying to protect your privacy.

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