Archive | July, 2018

This is criminal. “A federal judge on Monday found that U.S. government officials have been giving psychotropic medication to migrant children at a Texas facility without first seeking the consent.” https://t.co/gQdXUfIdDy

Facebook plans to shut down data broker “Partner Categories” by Oct 1. These “Partner Categories” let Facebook advertisers target ads at people based on 3rd party data such as their offline purchasing history. https://t.co/w4WgAJQ9bb

Hired to deliver online orders for Walmart in America? Walmart informed employees they would have to use their own car insurance policies. https://t.co/QxB0CmHmCY #gigeconomy #ecommerce #Labor #insurance

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