I highly doubt if the heat on Facebook from the U.S. Congress grilling of its founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has died down completely. Though I don’t think the #DeleteFacebook campaign is going anywhere, despite the fact some big-time corporations like Tesla and Playboy were aboard that ship and went ahead to delete their Facebook pages.
That said, the issue of your online data security remains a matter that you will have to roll up your sleeve and handle by yourself. You can’t trust these big corporations to treat your digital persona with the dignity you deserve, because from their end, you are just a commodity up for sale to the highest bidder.
Talking about your digital persona, did you know your browser is the biggest data harvesting machine? That is all thanks to those tiny little data stored on your computer from sites you visit online called cookies.
When you visit a website, you get bombarded by small bits of data called HTTP cookies. Your browser keeps them stored locally on your computer, and at the time they can be very helpful, especially if you keep visiting …read more