Bookmark of Cook: Companies like Facebook donโ€™t deserve praise, โ€œthey deserve reformโ€

Technology does not need vast troves of personal data, stitched together across dozens of websites and apps, in order to succeed. Advertising existed and thrived for decades without it.

From Tim Cookโ€™s remarks last week at Computers, Privacy & Data Protection 2021 conference. All I can say is: A-fucking-men. macOS may annoy me sometimes, but thereโ€™s no other company Iโ€™d trust with my location and health data.