so set up a new unbound VM so I could log DNS traffic from my iPhone to see which of the iOS apps that I use regularly use the Facebook SDK
so far I have:
though all of this is making DNS queries for star.c10r.facebook.com not graph.facebook.com
I don't know if the Facebook SDK on iOS uses a different hostname or what
Internet of Dongs has been released on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xzR4eEp0w3Y
The reception at the NH hotel next to the #35c3 just told me their entire IT systems are down. Not even logging in to the wifi works anymore. Probably just a coincidence...
Listening live to some of the talks on the road to Leipzig. #35C3
Meet us today at #35c3 in room 13 at 1400!
What's most remarkable is that this happened even with the rise of bundlers, which effectively make 3rd-party JS "look" like 1st-party. In other words, that 1st-party growth is probably node_modules; the 3rd-party growth is ads/trackers/???.
Purging media files on my mastodon instance because y'all is shitposting too much. Thanks for the tip, @xvilo
Watch #Google announce a "ContentID for small businesses as a service, so that everyone can comply with Article13". And just like that, not only do they know who from where visits what website, but now also what they upload there.
This could be used in all sorts of ways, in order to build a further profile of you even if you try to avoid Google itself, to blackamil you if you anywhere, ever infringed copyright, to prevent anyone from storing 'leaks' anywhere etc.
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