I Got Access to My Secret Consumer Score. Now You Can Get Yours, Too.

  Little-known companies are amassing your data — like food orders and Airbnb messages — and selling the analysis to clients. Here’s how to get a copy of what they have on you. As consumers, we all have “secret scores”: hidden ratings that determine how long each of us waits on hold when calling a … Lees verder

Facebook’s latest data blunder is mind-blowingly bad, and users should be burning with rage

Facebook’s latest security blunder is mind-blowingly serious, and it would not be unjust for the company to have many billions wiped off its value. Losing personal information of up to 50 million people is bad enough, but also risking people’s accounts with sites like Tinder, Airbnb, or Spotify was an outrageous error. Like other tech … Lees verder