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How to Delete Your Digital Footprint Completely

How to Delete Your Digital Footprint Completely | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

Whether you want to better your online privacy, or need to remove some embarrassing footprints, deleting your online presence can be a bit difficult. Remembering everything you have done online and removing it is quite close to impossible. 

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The Digital Music Piracy in the 2000s

The Digital Music Piracy in the 2000s | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

A couple of decades ago – well before a $10 monthly fee would unlock access to virtually every song ever recorded through streaming services – digital music piracy was rampant around the world. 

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Shadowbanning

Shadowbanning | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

What is shadowbanning? And what can you do to prevent a social media platform from shadowbanning you? That is if it even exists.

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Using Emoji for Digital-Age Language Learning

Using Emoji for Digital-Age Language Learning | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

When preliterate kids type strings of emoji, it may seem like a random act. But when exposed to the rhythm of texts, kids discover how to communicate.

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The State of Deepfakes: Reality Under Attack

The State of Deepfakes: Reality Under Attack | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

In recent years, rapid advances in the development of AI has led to
the technology being commoditized for a variety of positive
applications. However, these technological advances are also
increasingly being exploited by bad actors for malicious uses. This
report will specifically focus on the malicious uses of AI enabled
video synthesis, popularized under the broader name of
‘deepfakes’.

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Inside the Booming Business of Background Music

Inside the Booming Business of Background Music | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

The long read: Once derided, the successors to muzak have grown more sophisticated – and influential – than any of us realise.

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Digital hoarding

Digital hoarding | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

If we feel overwhelmed by ‘stuff’, most of us believe physical clutter is the culprit. But researchers are finding that having too many digital files could be the problem, too.

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The Long History of People Worrying About Tech’s Ill Effects

The Long History of People Worrying About Tech’s Ill Effects | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

Books will blind you!

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HTTPS in the real world

HTTPS in the real world | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

In cryptography, trust is mathematically provable. Everything else is just faith.

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The Next Great (Digital) Extinction

The Next Great (Digital) Extinction | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

How today's internet is rapidly and indifferently killing off many systems while allowing new types of organizations to emerge.

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How to Download Anything on the Web for Free 

How to Download Anything on the Web for Free  | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

Here's how to download all the stuff from the web that you thought you couldn't for free... without breaking the law.

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6 Instagram Myths That You Should Stop Believing

6 Instagram Myths That You Should Stop Believing | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

Here are some Instagram myths that simply aren't true. Stop believing them, and stop spreading them as if they were true!

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 Netflix Alternatives

 Netflix Alternatives | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

Let's have a look at the 10 Best Alternatives of Netflix that you should try right now as they are packed with some amazing things.

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Doxxing: What It Is How You Can Avoid It

Doxxing: What It Is How You Can Avoid It | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

Doxxing means publishing private information about someone online to harass or intimidate them. It has ruined reputations and caused untold distress to hundreds of people. On occasion, doxxing has resulted in injury or even death.

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How to Delete Your Online Accounts but Keep Your Data

How to Delete Your Online Accounts but Keep Your Data | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

\One of the things I like to do every now and then—especially around this time of year—is to start fresh. I’ll think about all the services I’ve signed up for and don’t actually use. Going through and deleting them helps me feel better about my digital sprawl, and it’s a practice I recommend everyone try regularly.

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Social Networks no Longer Social 

Social Networks no Longer Social  | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

The term “social network” has become a meaningless association of words. Pair those two words and it becomes a tech category, the equivalent of a single term to define a group of products. But are social networks even social anymore?

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How Wrong we Picture the World

How Wrong we Picture the World | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

Watch the Mercator projection that we all know morph into the true map.

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Words Originated From the Internet

Words Originated From the Internet | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

For years, the Oxford Dictionary Online (ODO) has been making headlines for accepting words that are widely used on the Internet as part of the English vocabulary, thereby officiating these words into the language.

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The Bizarre 'Dark Fluid' of the Universe  

The Bizarre 'Dark Fluid' of the Universe   | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

Forget about dark matter and dark energy, new research suggests that the existence of 'dark fluid' may solve some of the biggest mysteries in physics.

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Measuring the Filter Bubble: How Google is Influencing What you Click

Measuring the Filter Bubble: How Google is Influencing What you Click | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

Does Google show you different search results based on your personal info, even when signed out and in so-called "incognito" mode? We ran a study to find out.

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Deepfakes Explained: The AI That's Making Fake Videos Too Convincing

Deepfakes Explained: The AI That's Making Fake Videos Too Convincing | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

AI-generated fake videos completely undermine our understanding of world events. Here's how deepfakes might change everything.

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When Moore's Law Ends: 3 Alternatives to Silicon Chips

When Moore's Law Ends: 3 Alternatives to Silicon Chips | technoliterati v.3.1 | Scoop.it

Moore's Law has dictated the pace of technological development for decades. But what happens when its physical limits are reached?

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