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Bill Fitzgerald
Privacy, Open Source/Content, - Personal Acc't. Education is a social justice issue.
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Vivienne 6h
Replying to @funnymonkey
I absolutely agree on this. I think the irony is that student info, legally, is hard to use, so hard to monetize. Tech struggles with $
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Bill Fitzgerald 6h
Replying to @mustefaJ
That he is completely wrong? Which isn't actually wrong.
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Bill Fitzgerald 6h
Replying to @OlgaKaplan
Seems totally legit. I'm excited to live in the United HiveMind of OculusBook.
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Bill Fitzgerald 6h
Replying to @OlgaKaplan
And ran a study on when youth are vulnerable. And whose ad services support dark posts, allowing precise targeting with no accountability.
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Bill Fitzgerald 6h
Replying to @OlgaKaplan
Prez-bot.
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Bill Fitzgerald 6h
Verizon, ATT, and Yahoo, screwing people because they can. and
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AntiBiasMontessori 7h
Folks! I'd like to introduce you to the founding board of Montessori for Social Justice!
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Bill Fitzgerald 6h
Here's candidate Trump in 2015, lying about what he will do once he is in office.
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MalwareTech Jun 24
It's too easy to confuse having never been shot with being bulletproof.
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Bill Fitzgerald 7h
Replying to @ezundel
Thank you!
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Bill Fitzgerald 7h
Replying to @yellingviv
But in edu, I see a strong, deep-rooted reluctance to speak candidly about the real costs of the services we like.
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Bill Fitzgerald 7h
Replying to @yellingviv
It's like everyone wants to pretend that there is some magic fairy dust - rather than actual human effort - that results in software.
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Bill Fitzgerald 7h
Replying to @yellingviv
I'd love to see how vendors calculate their costs for keeping the lights on, and what they need for growth.
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Bill Fitzgerald 7h
Replying to @yellingviv
The thing is, the services that require people pay in info never inform the people using the service that they will be paying indefinitely.
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Eric H. Roth 7h
Absolutely! This discussion also shows the importance of clear definitions. I prefer emphasizing the need to help students become autotelic.
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Bill Fitzgerald 7h
Increasingly, I am less interested in "new" tech that explicitly requires people to hand over personal info as a precondition to access.
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Bill Fitzgerald 7h
How many of these "new" services are data collection tools with a functional front end? How many power/contribute to corporate tracking?
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Bill Fitzgerald 7h
Marketing often gets WAY ahead of what is actually happening. We need to check - and be highly skeptical - of marketing around tech.
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Bill Fitzgerald 7h
+we need to avoid believing hype without substance, and claims without evidence to support them.
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Bill Fitzgerald 7h
There are definitely uses of tech - and some approaches to using ML - that are valid and useful. But we need to get our terms straight, and+
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