Track your Facebook activity: collect and analyze your own data

Did you ever wonder how a sponsored publication manages to slip into your Facebook feed? And why certain suggestions seem to be so pertinent? Obviously, it’s because Facebook has collected and analyzed your data. But just how is collection and processing carried out? The Chrome Data Selfie browser extension shows you the operation of the algorithms that track your Facebook activity and the processing done … Continue reading Track your Facebook activity: collect and analyze your own data

Sidestep the ride-sharing intermediary with a chatbot

The recent #deleteuber campaign on the social networks caused Uber’s main competitor Lyft to rise spectacularly in the app store rankings, but also called attention to a new mobility service, known as LibreTaxi. Created by Roman Pushkin, this service puts customers directly into contact with rideshare drivers. The inventor, who is from Siberia, was looking for an alternative to traditional apps that don’t cover isolated … Continue reading Sidestep the ride-sharing intermediary with a chatbot