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That should have read:
We shouldn't expect ethical behaviour to be an easy thing. As @laura says, “Ethics are not something you can try on to see if they make you look good. … being ethical is not comfortable” laurakalbag.com/ethical-design

@daedalus I just caught up with some good news from EFA ...

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Apparently this only lasts a couple more days …

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Privacy, Google, boosts welcome 

So, google just released a new online 'app' for compressing pictures called Squoosh, I wouldn't use it if you could help it, as it's likely they'll farm all the metadata and actual data from the images that they can.

This is what they do, release tools everyone uses so that they can then use the data you give them.

Don't fall for it :)

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Google and Facebook are to our human rights and to democracy what Philip Morris is to our health and what Exxon Mobil is to the environment. Until we grasp this fundamental truth we haven’t a snowflake’s chance in hell of either effectively regulating them or funding alternatives.

Ha ha … Morpheus and Neo re-united

“You working again?”
“I'll see ya, Jimmy … ”

Possible scary vision 

The joy of motion detection cameras - Arachnophobes beware ...

Switched the avatar around just for the headspins …

… and yes, I've switched off the “normal” cross-posting from micro.blog to avoid duplication

OK … so if you wanted to follow me on micro.blog from here (Mastodon) you can follow @aqualung, which is NOT a Mastodon user/instance, but micro.blog posting here via the ActivityPub API. FUnky enough?

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