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Newsletter from 9 April 2021

[Advanced] Sociotechnical Imaginaries of Different Data Futures
[Intermediate] Right to life of poor more important than elite class’ privacy concerns
[Simple] 533 million Facebook users’ phone numbers and personal data have been leaked online

Apple is sharing a “A Day in the Life of Your Data” document that details how third-party companies can track user data across websites and apps.    

[Intermediate] Your digital identity has three layers, and you can only protect one of them