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The Internet and Digital tracks, trails, tips & tools, especially as for Education. Thinking them over and... questioning them all !
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Pokémon Go:  Who owns the virtual space around your home ?

Pokémon Go:  Who owns the virtual space around your home ? | EDTECH - DIGITAL WORLDS - MEDIA LITERACY | Scoop.it
I can’t put a billboard on your house without your permission, but I can put a Pokéstop there. As real and virtual worlds collide, that is causing problems
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How To Keep Personal Photos Private

How To Keep Personal Photos Private | EDTECH - DIGITAL WORLDS - MEDIA LITERACY | Scoop.it
When you post images online, you could be giving away a lot more information than you realize. Here's how to keep yourself safe.
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10 ans : le Facebook des adolescents fait sa crise | RESEAUX SOCIAUX - PRIVACY

10 ans : le Facebook des adolescents fait sa crise | RESEAUX SOCIAUX - PRIVACY | EDTECH - DIGITAL WORLDS - MEDIA LITERACY | Scoop.it
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Depuis 2006 la sociologue Joëlle Menrath mène des entretiens avec des adolescents à propos de Facebook. A l'occasion du 10ème anniversaire le 04 février du réseau social, la FFTélécoms (Fédération Française des Télécoms) vous livre son regard...

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That’s No Phone. That’s My Tracker | Pro Publica

That’s No Phone. That’s My Tracker | Pro Publica | EDTECH - DIGITAL WORLDS - MEDIA LITERACY | Scoop.it

Cellular systems constantly record the location of phones in their networks, data treasured by police and advertisers alike. The surveillance and privacy implications are simple: If someone knows where you are, they probably know what you are doing."

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Justice : le dossier 'Mes documents' accessible à l'employeur sans autorisation

Justice : le dossier 'Mes documents' accessible à l'employeur sans autorisation | EDTECH - DIGITAL WORLDS - MEDIA LITERACY | Scoop.it

"La Cour de cassation vient de décider que le dossier appelé « Mes documents » ne pouvait pas être considéré comme un dossier personnel. Un employeur peut donc le consulter sans que cela constitue une atteinte à la vie privée. [...] En conséquence, un employeur est fondé à le consulter, même en l'absence du salarié en question. | Clubic.com

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Privacy management on social media sites | Pew Research Center's Report & Survey Questions

Most users choose restricted privacy settings while profile “pruning” and unfriending people is on the rise...

"Social network users are becoming more active in pruning and managing their accounts. Women and younger users tend to unfriend more than others. [...] Some 67% of women who maintain a profile say they have deleted people from their network, compared with 58% of men. Likewise, young adults are more active unfrienders when compared with older users."

Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project

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Windows 10 automatically sends parents detailed dossier of their children's internet history and computer use

Windows 10 automatically sends parents detailed dossier of their children's internet history and computer use | EDTECH - DIGITAL WORLDS - MEDIA LITERACY | Scoop.it
Windows 10 sends a weekly “activity update” on childrens’ internet browsing and computer history to parents, by default and without telling anyone. The feature could be dangerous as well as embarrassing, users have pointed out, allowing parents to watch everything their children do on the computer.
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No surprise -alas.

 

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Facebook, réseau pour les vieux ! | VIDEO - PRIVACY

Facebook, réseau pour les vieux ! | VIDEO - PRIVACY | EDTECH - DIGITAL WORLDS - MEDIA LITERACY | Scoop.it

"Facebook [...] le plus grand réseau social sur Internet n'a plus la côte chez les ados, qui préfèrent se lâcher ailleurs." Libération

Monica Mirza's insight:

Exposé en direct du point de vue d'adolescents.

Intéressant -et relativement peu surprenant...

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Twitter joins 'Do Not Track,' gives users privacy option | CNN.com

Twitter joins 'Do Not Track,' gives users privacy option | CNN.com | EDTECH - DIGITAL WORLDS - MEDIA LITERACY | Scoop.it

 

"(CNN) -- A Federal Trade Commission official announced that Twitter users will be able block personal data from being shared with third-party websites. [...]"

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Social Media Management : Protect Your Privacy | Infographic

Social Media Management : Protect Your Privacy | Infographic | EDTECH - DIGITAL WORLDS - MEDIA LITERACY | Scoop.it

 

"Nearly two-thirds of Internet users also use social networking sites. As social media becomes mainstream, more users recognize the importance of protecting their privacy and managing their accounts. How are you taking control of your profiles ?" Zone Alarm created an infographic to show it all !

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Google privacy policy changes spark Europe-wide inquiry

Google privacy policy changes spark Europe-wide inquiry | EDTECH - DIGITAL WORLDS - MEDIA LITERACY | Scoop.it
France asks European data authorities to investigate pooling of user data, which has begun as of Thursday 1 March...

"Simon Davies - The Guardian, Thursday 1 March 2012 : "Google this week launched one of the most important and influential documents in its history. It is also one of the most deceptive, provocative and possibly unlawful documents it has ever produced."

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