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Old April 10, 2018, 21:19   #1
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Google's File On You Is 10 Times Bigger Than Facebook's

With all the attention paid to Facebook in recent weeks over ‘data breaches’ and privacy violations, even though what happened with Cambridge Analytica is part of their standard business model, it’s easy to forget that there are four other Big Tech corporations collecting just as much - if not more - of our personal info.

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-...es-how-view-it
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Old April 10, 2018, 21:27   #2
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About the only way to get back control is to turn off the net and don't use a phone. The electonic leash will someday soon be part of people's resume that the HR department will read all your post before they hire you or not. The information age is not our friend.
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Old April 10, 2018, 21:44   #3
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If any of you have the idea that collecting information on citizens of this nation is something that started with the internet and the modern electronic means of communication then you are in for a shock.

I was born in 1945. A child of the new Atomic Age so to speak. Fifty five years ago I graduated from high school and enlisted in the US Army. I was assigned to the Army Security Agency which was a military version of the National Security Agency. I had a background investigation done on me so I could be issued a Top Secret Crypto Unlimited security clearance. Somewhere that file still exists in an archive. Had another in depth investigation done on me when I hired in with the Federal Bureau of Prisons. I retired a bit over 22 years ago but gov't files are never deleted.

Just about everywhere I go there are CCTV cameras recording what I buy, what I eat in fast food joints, what I do at my bank, etc. So what happens to all this data anyway? How long is it kept? I don't know and to tell all of you the truth I really don't give a rat's ass. Maybe I should care but at age 72 I just can't work up the concerns that many of you express. I have other things to worry about and take care of. It will all end when I take my last breath when ever that comes around. Or will it.....

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Old April 10, 2018, 22:19   #5
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With all the attention paid to Facebook in recent weeks over ‘data breaches’ and privacy violations, even though what happened with Cambridge Analytica is part of their standard business model, it’s easy to forget that there are four other Big Tech corporations collecting just as much - if not more - of our personal info.

https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-...es-how-view-it


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Old April 10, 2018, 22:21   #6
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At least the info is with the FBI. Might as well be with Wal Mart.

Google's buildings are full, like penitentiaries, full of vermin living vicariously on the lives of others.............kind of like Snowdon when he was watching the Queen and other world leaders, but Googlers are rats.........scum. Inside the, guards are on the lookout for any tea party types who slipped into the swill.

They are all on the lookout for hate speech about Google, especially anywhere on the internet.

No one inside google is allowed to wear clothing below the bellybutton, to show respect for gender diversity, and to point out the deviants.
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Old April 10, 2018, 22:45   #8
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Trump didn't get the Google data, so they don't care.
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But isn't it funny how 'some' federal data really does disappear whenever the Klintons are around...
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If any of you have the idea that collecting information on citizens of this nation is something that started with the internet and the modern electronic means of communication then you are in for a shock.

I was born in 1945. A child of the new Atomic Age so to speak. Fifty five years ago I graduated from high school and enlisted in the US Army. I was assigned to the Army Security Agency which was a military version of the National Security Agency. I had a background investigation done on me so I could be issued a Top Secret Crypto Unlimited security clearance. Somewhere that file still exists in an archive. Had another in depth investigation done on me when I hired in with the Federal Bureau of Prisons. I retired a bit over 22 years ago but gov't files are never deleted.

Just about everywhere I go there are CCTV cameras recording what I buy, what I eat in fast food joints, what I do at my bank, etc. So what happens to all this data anyway? How long is it kept? I don't know and to tell all of you the truth I really don't give a rat's ass. Maybe I should care but at age 72 I just can't work up the concerns that many of you express. I have other things to worry about and take care of. It will all end when I take my last breath when ever that comes around. Or will it.....

And so it goes.


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Folks whine about cameras
that's real funny shit considering most every ATM runs live video, has for years
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If you want to send Google into fits, use the this extension in your browser, like firefox.

https://adnauseam.io/

It essentailly clicks on all of the adds silently in the background to make your profile look like a you buy everything on the internet and are a black, transgendered, person who identifies as female and is a seventh day adventist that buys tons of ramen noodles and archery supplies. So in general, it uses it's own tech against them to confuse them. Google has banned it's use from Chrome.


AdNauseam - Clicking Ads So You Don't Have To from mushon on Vimeo.

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Old April 11, 2018, 07:18   #14
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"when a product is free - you are the product..."
Yep, Rush said that a couple of weeks ago, and the statement made me think hmm.
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Old April 11, 2018, 10:59   #16
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Yep, Rush said that a couple of weeks ago, and the statement made me think hmm.
What ever makes you think tickles the pee out'a me.
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Old April 17, 2018, 03:32   #17
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If you want to send Google into fits, use the this extension in your browser, like firefox.

https://adnauseam.io/

It essentailly clicks on all of the adds silently in the background to make your profile look like a you buy everything on the internet and are a black, transgendered, person who identifies as female and is a seventh day adventist that buys tons of ramen noodles and archery supplies. So in general, it uses it's own tech against them to confuse them. Google has banned it's use from Chrome.

So what if you have adblocker?
Will adnauseam still work?

Considering the fact that google also tracks you on the net for purchases, this might be a good thing, to overwhelm their system so they don't know left from right in regards to your tracking info.
Does the program use a lot of bandwidth?
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Old April 17, 2018, 03:38   #18
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Ooh, look's like 'Track Me Not' is the browser file extension for me.
You can run it on chrome even; it overwhelms all the tracking systems by overwhelming them w/ false info. en masse...
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