<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Three steps to develop a system to take control of your passwords</span></div><div><br></div><div>Once a year you should take some time to review your digital hygiene to make sure you’re doing everything possible to protect yourselves online. One the first steps in discussing privacy and securi…</div><div><br></div> wiobyrne.com Once a year you should take some time to review your digital hygiene to make sure you’re doing everything possible to protect yourselves online. One the first steps in discussing privacy and securi…
<div>Data Detox Day 1</div><div>Congratulations on beginning your data detox! You’re already on your way to gaining more control of your digital self. Today is about getting real, and assessing the damage: who are you online, to others?</div><div><br></div> datadetox.myshadow.org Welcome to your 8-day data detox! In just half an hour or less per day, you'll be well on your way to a healthier and more in-control digital self. What are you waiting for?
<div>Data Detox Day 2</div><div>Almost everyone uses at least one Google product (“I’ll just Google that”). But do you use so much Google that the company knows you better than anyone else?</div> datadetox.myshadow.org Welcome to your 8-day data detox! In just half an hour or less per day, you'll be well on your way to a healthier and more in-control digital self. What are you waiting for?
<div>Data Detox Day 3</div><div>Most of us connect with friends just as much through social media and chat apps as in person – and we create a lot of very personal digital information in the process.</div><div><br></div> datadetox.myshadow.org Welcome to your 8-day data detox! In just half an hour or less per day, you'll be well on your way to a healthier and more in-control digital self. What are you waiting for?
<div>Data Detox Day 4</div><div>Your browser is your portal to the internet, and if you suspect it’s another big contributor to data build-up, you’re right.</div><div><br></div> datadetox.myshadow.org Welcome to your 8-day data detox! In just half an hour or less per day, you'll be well on your way to a healthier and more in-control digital self. What are you waiting for?
<div>Data Detox Day 5</div><div>Your smartphone is a prime producer of runaway data, and Day 5 is all about helping you rein it in. First we’ll take a look at how and where data is created and collected, and then we’ll start the detox.</div><div><br></div> datadetox.myshadow.org Welcome to your 8-day data detox! In just half an hour or less per day, you'll be well on your way to a healthier and more in-control digital self. What are you waiting for?
<div>Data Detox Day 6</div><div>Your apps produce just as much excess data as your phone, if not more – and today is all about the app cleanse. You’ll feel so light afterwards, you’ll wonder why you’ve never done this before.</div><div><br></div> datadetox.myshadow.org Welcome to your 8-day data detox! In just half an hour or less per day, you'll be well on your way to a healthier and more in-control digital self. What are you waiting for?
<div>Data Detox Day 7</div><div>In the past six days of detox, we’ve investigated what data is collected through your phone, browsers, apps and platforms like Facebook and Google, but we haven’t had a really good look at why. Day 7 is about exploring that question.</div><div>Get comfortable with a cup of tea – today is going to involve some reading!</div><div><br></div> datadetox.myshadow.org Welcome to your 8-day data detox! In just half an hour or less per day, you'll be well on your way to a healthier and more in-control digital self. What are you waiting for?
<div>Data Detox Day 8</div><div>Congratulations – you’ve reached the last day of your data detox! Today is important: since a good detox can only be maintained with a healthy, balanced digital lifestyle, it’s vital to create a follow-up plan that works for you. Otherwise, that excess data bloat will only keep on accumulating.</div><div><br></div> datadetox.myshadow.org Welcome to your 8-day data detox! In just half an hour or less per day, you'll be well on your way to a healthier and more in-control digital self. What are you waiting for?
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">The WIRED Guide to Digital Security</span></div><div><br></div><div>In an age of nonstop breaches and hacks, here are ways to improve your online security based on your level of risk, from average user to NSA contractor.</div><div><br></div> www.wired.com In an age of nonstop breaches and hacks, here are ways to improve your online security based on your level of risk, from average user to NSA contractor.
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Digital Clean Up: Social Media Audit &amp; How Not to Be Hacked</span></div><div><br></div><div>As a digital ethnographer and networked researcher, I tend to play in different social (media) spaces. I typically try out new websites and platforms that I hear about from other scholars, practiti…</div><div><br></div> techknowtools.com As a digital ethnographer and networked researcher, I tend to play in different social (media) spaces. I typically try out new websites and platforms that I hear about from other scholars, practiti…
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Just Delete Me | A directory of direct links to delete your account from web services.</span></div><div><br></div> backgroundchecks.org Just Delete Me | A directory of direct links to delete your account from web services.
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Privacy Basics: Passwords, Tracking, and Data Retention </span></div><div><br></div> chadsansing.github.io Privacy Basics: Passwords, Tracking, and Data Retention | Privacy | Agenda
<div>What Is the Privacy Initiative?</div><div>Districts, schools, and teachers can make more informed decisions about the safety and security of apps they use with students.</div><div><br></div> www.commonsense.org Common Sense Education provides educators and students with the resources they need to harness the power of technology for learning and life. Find a free K-12 Digital Citizenship curriculum, reviews of popular EdTech apps, and resources for protecting student privacy.
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">The Five Days of Privacy -- Day 1: In Person</span></div><div><br></div><div>The first of five posts on accessible, achievable steps we can all take to regain control of our privacy.</div><div><br></div> www.commonsense.org Common Sense Education provides educators and students with the resources they need to harness the power of technology for learning and life. Find a free K-12 Digital Citizenship curriculum, reviews of popular EdTech apps, and resources for protecting student privacy.
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Forget Tough Passwords: New Guidelines Make It Simple</span></div><div><br></div><div>We've been told to create passwords that are complicated, to change them regularly and to use different ones for each app or site. But the latest advice is to keep them simple, long and memorable.</div><div><br></div> www.npr.org NPR Choice page
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Critical digital literacy: ten key readings for our distrustful media age</span></div><div><br></div><div>Misinformation and distrust are the characteristic of our time. They make the question of how to approach and promote critical digital literacy particularly important. Gianfranco Polizzi suggests t…</div><div><br></div> blogs.lse.ac.uk Misinformation and distrust are the characteristic of our time. They make the question of how to approach and promote critical digital literacy particularly important. Gianfranco Polizzi suggests t…
<div>Buried Under Email? Proactive steps to set up your email settings so that you can focus your energy on other interests.</div> www.facultydiversity.org On-demand access to the mentoring, tools, and support you need to be successful in the Academy.
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Clean out your browser extensions</span></div><div><br></div><div>Once a year you should take time to review and audit your digital hygiene to make sure you’re doing everything possible to protect yourself online. First, make sure you know what we mean when we di…</div><div><br></div> wiobyrne.com Once a year you should take time to review and audit your digital hygiene to make sure you’re doing everything possible to protect yourself online. First, make sure you know what we mean when we di…
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Yale Privacy Lab on mastodon.social</span></div><div><br></div><div>Make your #NewYearsEve resolution - UNTRACK ALL THE THINGS! @Mastodon @gnusocial@quitter.se @exodus@framapiaf.org @EFF@apoil.org @torproject@apoil.org https://mastodon.social/media/te5HEz1llXlLd2xFurc</div><div><br></div> mastodon.social Attached: 1 image Make your #NewYearsEve resolution - UNTRACK ALL THE THINGS! @Mastodon @gnusocial@quitter.se @exodus@framapiaf.org @EFF@apoil.org @torproject@apoil.org https://mastodon.social/media/te5HEz1llXlLd2xFurc