Tag: Big Tech
The Difference Between Privacy, Security, and Anonymity
Privacy, security, and anonymity are 3 very related, but very distinct topics that get brought up a lot when discussing personal privacy and cybersecurity. So… What is Privacy? Wikipedia describes privacy as “the ability of an individual or group to seclude themselves, or information about themselves, and thereby express themselves selectively.” I would largely agree […]
Why Does Privacy Matter?
Most of us are not strangers to the concept of targeted advertising. Most of us don’t particularly care, either. After all, who wouldn’t want relevant ads for products that might actually appeal to you? However, most of us don’t understand the measures these companies go to to invade your privacy and collect this data, or […]