October, 2011 Archive
Privacy isn’t about hiding bad things. So what is privacy? It’s about protecting our freedom to do good things. Until we recognize this simple distinction, we’re in trouble. Privacy isn’t some dark shadow that only “bad people” pull over themselves when they’re doing “bad things.” Stop thinking about it like that. Instead, picture it like the protection […]
For more background on Eric Schmidts’s quote, here’s an infographic showing how they know all this stuff.
We figured now’s a good time to get the word out about our encrypted Facebook chat, now that the news has broken on exactly how much data Facebook collects about you. Facebook collects and stores information in at least 57 different categories, including chats. Facebook draws a distinction between the old chat system, which wasn’t […]