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What would a dictatorship be like in Brazil today?

By João Carlos Rebello Caribé Brazil is experiencing a troubled electoral moment, where a candidate Jair Bolsonaro, with fascist ideas and linked to the military, is a favorite of the electoral process, since the main candidate, Lula, is in political prison, in the words of Chomsky. Brazil lived a terrible dictatorship in the period from …

Câmeras de vigilância em uma esquina

Your data is you, Facebook

How does the data you share unintentionally allow Facebook to know you better than you? When we talk about privacy and personal data, we soon remember data such as address, telephone, ID number, marital status, photographs, employment, and other data like this. These data are concrete, cadastral, their uses are objective, their documents can be …

We need to disconnect from Facebook!

I disconnected for 15 days and it was an gratifying experience… The smartphone has effectively transformed us into cyborgs, we have in our hands a highly efficient computing device equipped with a photo and video camera, microphone, GPS, accelerometer, gyroscope, magnetometer, light and proximity sensors, as well as other features that allow creation of increasingly …