[META] Proposal to disallow direct youtube links in r/#Privacy

[META] Proposal to disallow direct youtube links in r/privacy r/degoogle is doing this for a while now, props to them! They disallow both AMP and youtube links. I think we should adopt this rule as well, and instead of youtube links users can submit invidio.us links. With invidio you have access to all of youtube’s videos! Why? Because you can browse invidio.us while blocking JavaScript (huge privacy and security benefit) and you have less tracking. Ideally we should share links of platforms that don’t do any tracking, like peertube links,…

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Are you worried about reCAPTCHA v3?

Are you worried about reCAPTCHA v3? Google is currently rolling out the latest generation of its bot detection technology. The difference to the previous version is that the thing will run silently in the background. No more clicking on buses. Now obviously they don’t say exactly how it works, but essentially it will produce a score, a likelihood that the user is a bot, and the site can do what it wants with that. The score is based on what you do on the site and what they know about…

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