The release of Lula leaves me with a tremendous hope on the revival of democracy in Brazil. ForΓ§a πŸ‡§πŸ‡·

πŸ”— theguardian.com/world/2019/nov

Two #Twitter employees have been charged with spying for #SaudiArabia, they are accused of exploiting their access to Twitter’s systems: latimes.com/business/technolog

That's why we need zero-knowledge applications with built-in encryption. Employees must not read your data. #Tutanota #Mastodon

Apple presenting itself as a privacy warrior!

The page is beautifully made, the promisses are powerfull, but how much is really truth? What kind of encryption they use? Who audit their products/efforts?

It sounds no more than a PR campaign to deceive users and make them believe they're "safe".

πŸ”— apple.com/privacy/

β€˜Untold human suffering’: 11,000 scientists from across world unite to declare global climate emergency. β€˜Despite 40 years of major global negotiations, we conduct business as usual and have failed to address this crisis,’ group says.

πŸ”— independent.co.uk/environment/

This is year, Santa will start given presents some days earlier, starting on December 20th! This promisses being beyond great 😁 βš”οΈ

:youtube: youtu.be/ndl1W4ltcmg

β€œWe need lawmakers and regulators to help protect our children, our cognitive capabilities, our public square and our democracy by creating guardrails and rules to deal directly with the incentives and business models of these platforms and the societal harms they are causing.”

washingtonpost.com/outlook/201

A vulnerability in WhatsApp was abused to install surveillance malware on phones of journalists and human rights activists. To make sure that potential vulnerabilities are found quickly, the code must be open source. That's why all Tutanota clients - web, apps, desktop clients - are published under GPLv3.
washingtonpost.com/technology/

And that's it, Lewis Hamilton is a 6th time Formula 1 World Champion 🏁 What a guy! What a pleasure was to see him grow up to the champion he's today. Get in there, Lewis 😁

It's Saturday afternoon and if by any chance you're looking for a movie to watch, The King from Nerflix is a nice pick πŸ‘Œ

:youtube: youtu.be/svVykTznk9Q

Before start hearing to Christmas songs on repeat, let's appreciate this new song from Dua Lipa. Is a bop 😁

:youtube: youtu.be/oygrmJFKYZY

Following Zuckerberg's declaration about continuing Facebook's policy of allowing politicians to make advertisements with false statements, Elizabeth Warren is now running a Facebook ads with a false statement about Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook endorsing Trump for re-election.

No doubt it's a clever way to draw atention to the dangerous of their policy. Will they concede or keep the pursuit for higher profits no matter what?

πŸ”— edition.cnn.com/2019/10/11/pol

Former White House ethics director on Trump giving his own hotel G7 contract: β€˜We have reached the bottom.There is no level of corruption greater than a President participating in the award of a contract to himself'

πŸ”— independent.co.uk/news/world/a

Defending fake news as free speech is a bold move.

I don't know if Zuckerbeg misunderstands the meaning of freedom of speech, or if choose to do it for profit.

Either way he's wrong and Facebook as it stands is a threat to democacry.

πŸ”— nytimes.com/2019/10/17/busines

In the wake of Turkey and US mess on Syria, The Wall Street Journal published this opinion article... signed by no more than the president of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan!

I don't know the background of WSJ, but is it just me to whom this looks highly bizarre?

πŸ”— wsj.com/articles/turkey-is-ste

Trump is definitely a giver! There's not a day in which he don't gives as something to think, laugh or cry about.

Today the subject is the use of his golf course to host next G7 summit.

πŸ”— bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-5

I've long ago run out of words to define Trump.

This particular 'gem', I saw it first on Jimmy Kimmel's monologue and it's so surreal that I had to go check the veracity of the letter.

It's sad to say that it's authentic...

πŸ”— businessinsider.com/trump-turk

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