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The Digital Cold War

Stream Links: YouTube: https://youtu.be/kUL6JknnhIs Odysee: https://odysee.com/digital-cold-war:1437ce1bb925031ccb46d3e01ecf28483a025c6b Rumble: https://rumble.com/v1l992z-the-digital-cold-war.html Twitch: https://twitch.tv/switchedtolinux/ DLive: https://dlive.tv/switchedtolinux The Digital Cold War This week in the Privacy News, children in social services had PID info stolen for tax fraud scams, Clearview AI opens up data to another population sector, and monitoring apps collect more information than you think. Also, technology is being used […]

TikTok No Longer a Threat in Deal with US Govt

Links: YouTube: https://youtu.be/2A4tfE7_S-Q Odysee: https://odysee.com/tiktok-govt-deal:36d7bb25a222b67b53b28f6898f902f3eadd5dfe Rumble: https://rumble.com/v1kbzdz-tiktok-no-longer-a-threat-in-deal-with-us-govt.html Twitch: https://twitch.tv/switchedtolinux/ DLive: dlive.tv/switchedtolinux TikTok No Longer a Threat in Deal with US Govt This week in Privacy News, period trackers enable Anonymous Mode, Sims tied to ID are problematic, and Facebook is not sure where all your data is stored. Also, the government strikes a deal with […]

The Police Are Watching Us All

Links: YouTube: https://youtu.be/5t9QxCXODyI Odysee: https://odysee.com/@switchedtolinux:0/police-watching-us:2 Rumble: https://rumble.com/v1jeaoh-the-police-are-watching-us-all.html Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/switchedtolinux/ DLive: https://dlive.tv/switchedtolinux The Police Are Watching Us All This week in the Privacy News, another case of AirTag Stalking, Instagram receives a fine for violating children, and Sidney schools are tracking students with fingerprints. We also look at Project Fog Reveal where the police are buying […]

Will California Stop Anonymous Web Browsing?

Stream Links: YouTube: https://youtu.be/4Ci_sga_bD8 Odysee: https://odysee.com/ca-anon-browsing:54a69f1f59d232c3f99c72d3c12fca2e1a46c216 Rumble: https://rumble.com/v1idkb9-will-california-stop-anonymous-web-browsing.html Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/switchedtolinux/ DLive: https://dlive.tv/switchedtolinux Will California Stop Anonymous Web Browsing? This week in Privacy News, a Chinese facial recognition database leaks, anti-cheat software owners are highly aggressive, and a smart watch can now record your blood pressure. Also, the FTC sues a data broker and California’s new […]

Disturbing Case of Google Snitching

YouTube: https://youtu.be/heUZaKTrOqs Odysee: https://odysee.com/disturbing-google-snitch:6681cb1e901ccfa489f6bf348a6bd466dafc3c02 Rumble: https://rumble.com/v1hg597-disturbing-case-of-google-snitching.html Twitch: https://twitch.com/switchedtolinux DLive: https://dlive.tv/switchedtolinux Disturbing Case of Google Snitching This week in the Privacy News, TikTok starts testing nearby services, iOS breaks VPNs, and Oracle is accused of selling personal data. Also, an OH court rules against online tutoring services, and Google demonstrates they are watching our phones closely. […]

Amazon Knows Your Floor Plan

We are now streaming on: YouTube, Rumble, Odysee, Twitch, and DLive. Head to @switchedtolinux on any of those platforms to watch the stream live at 9:00p EST. Direct Links: YouTube: https://youtu.be/-APa87hgnB0 Rumble: https://rumble.com/v1gmdqt-amazon-knows-your-floor-plan.html Odysee: https://odysee.com/@switchedtolinux:0 Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/switchedtolinux/ Dlive: https://dlive.tv/switchedtolinux Amazon Knows Your Floor Plan This week in Privacy News, Google AU pays out for location […]

DuckDuckGo Now Blocks Microsoft

THIS VIDEO MAY NOT BE ON YOUTUBE. WATCH HERE: https://rumble.com/v1fsa65-duckduckgo-now-blocks-microsoft.html https://odysee.com/@switchedtolinux:0/wnr-ddg-ms:1 https://dlive.tv/switchedtolinux https://www.twitch.tv/switchedtolinux   DuckDuckGo Now Blocks Microsoft This week in Privacy News, Big Tech receives calls to scan for CSAM, Twitter employee found guilty of spying, and Amazon begins rollout of palm-based payments. Also, Meta tracks every user interaction with websites and DuckDuckGo now […]

New American Privacy Act?

New American Privacy Act? This week in the Privacy News, biometric tracking in retail stores in investigated in Australia and UK, Google returns the privacy permissions to the website, and experts finally care about privacy awareness. Also, a new bill proposes to fix privacy in America. We also look at security news. Microsoft Starts the […]

Brave’s New Data Collection!

Brave’s New Data Collection! This week in the Privacy News, Amazon has given ring recordings to the police this year, FTC is poised for misuse of health data, and DHS buys phone location data. Also, UK pushes client-side CSAM scanning, Car GPS systems hacked and Brave says they can now collect your data privately. We […]

Finding Your Lifetime Consumer Value

Finding Your Lifetime Consumer Value This week in the Privacy News, Google will delete some location data, but not all. The Gun Owners database “leaked” in California, and the FBI would like your child’s data. Also, Chinese citizen database is acquired by hackers and Oculus removes Facebook requirement. Finally, a company emerges to determine each […]

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