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TFGL2020 - S1 - Ep4 - Safe
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TFGL2020 - S1 - Ep4 - Safe
17/02/202044:05
Episode Info

On this week’s show we’re talking about how the internet is tracking you. We chat about “Safer Internet Day” and discuss a more ethical ride sharing service.

Host Bex is joined by TFGL team members Greg Ashton, Mille Vardheim and Producer Paul.

And our guest this week is Chris Paul, Social Entrepreneur, Senior Non Profit Professional, and former Elected Representative, as a Manchester Councillor from 2011-2019. He was also a founder of City Life, the Manchester-based news, arts and listings magazine that was published between December 1983 and December 2005.


This week’s topics:   

Stat of the week 

190+ trackers installed when you view the Manchester Digital Blueprint

A problem not just for the GM council


Charity news of the week  

Safer internet day on Feb 11th - equality now have released some resources  #SaferInternetDay #SID2020

DO THE QUIZ! 

Great examples of projects making the internet better

We know big tech has a responsibility, but where do we go next?


Tech news of the week 

More ethical ride sharing


A Rant or Nice of the week?

Facial recognition rant Pt.1

Facial recognition rant Pt.2

& a carbon neutral street food nice


And finally… 

Great use of AI and satellite imaging

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