Google Assistant Privacy

Last week, Google introduced their new Pixel and Pixel XL phones. I’m waiting for mine to arrive, which is kind of amazing all by itself; I got off technology’s bleeding edge quite a few years back. That has nothing to do with Google Assistant Privacy. The...

Privacy Is An Illusion

  Over the years, I’ve written quite a few times about privacy. And the theme has been, pretty consistently, that privacy is dead; privacy is an illusion. Today, I came across an article that reminded me how true this is, and for how long it’s been so, and...

Vint Cerf Is Watching You. Right This Moment.

There’s an old man watching you. He’s a very smart old man. Vint Cerf was—Al Gore, are you listening?—one of the inventors of the Internet, and he’s just come out and said something I’ve been telling you for years: Privacy is a cute idea, but...