technology

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Search-proof your devices when traveling

Over-eager airport security has recently taken to making travelers unlock their phones and tables for examination. This is both unforgivably invasive and trivially easy to defeat. Here's how to protect your data on your iPhone or iPad when traveling. Simplest: disable Touch ID Enable a six-digit passcode on your device.…

privacy, technology, travel

Technology IS Politics

It's not possible for technologists to avoid politics because technology is politics: You're writing an instant messaging app that can more easily share information with law enforcement agencies, or one designed to make that impossible. Either of those alter how governments interacts with their citizens. You made a ride-sharing app.…

politics, technology