Thursday, July 9, 2020
You can listen and subscribe to the podcast where ever you normally find your podcasts: Spotify Apple podcasts Google podcasts Castbox Overcast Pocket Casts Peertube Youtube Stitcher And more... Episode notes Useful info How to minimise targeted ads: privacyinternational.org/act/minimise-targeted-ads Protect yourself from online tracking: privacyinternational.org/act/protect-yourself-online-tracking Social media account settings: privacyinternational.org/act/protect-yourself-…
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Watch our video primer (1m54s) on how political advertisers use highly detailed data about you to target political adverts at you. Read about some simple steps you can take to minimise the amount of political ads you see online and questions you can be asking of those that profit from your data.
Sunday, April 21, 2019
In April 2019 Ukraine held presidential elections. We were in Kyiv to hear about people's experience monitoring online disinformation – a big issue in this election. Activists in Ukraine have long experience navigating the noisy and chaotic environment that disinformation creates – which comes not only from Russia, but also from domestic politicians and others with money and power. At PI, we’re working to make sure that the way data is used by political actors and advertisers does…