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Tell me this Here's Johnny / Psycho mash-up from today's Volkskrant doesn't straight up say 'Actual Footage from 2319' and/or strike terror into your very soul:
"Do Google and Facebook actually know you better than your own partner?"
"How well do the tech giants really know us?"
Big shoutout to Marthe van de Grift for this important look at the deeply frightening face of the future of our privacy. ✊
Their article [published in the 25 January 2020 print edition of Dutch Daily, de Volkskrant] refers to the 2012 New York Times headline 'How Companies Learn Your Secrets', refers to an incident interestingly also cited again in Data vs. Democracy, the 2019 book by Kris Shaffer, on How Big Data Algorithms Shape Opinions and Alter the Course of History:
To do better at that guy's daughter than concealing the illegitimate baby growing inside of you, follow Verhagen and Waarlo's
6 Starter Tips To Improve Your Online Privacy:
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