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Shoshana Wodinsky
swodinsky
I cover the business of data for Gizmodo. Send your worst tips to swodinsky@gizmodo.com.
Nov 3
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Since we’re posting pets... Here’s Cajal having anxiety over swing states and the lack of kibbles in his bowl

Nov 3
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[touches earpiece] Also hearing that whoever *will* win is gonna be at least kinda old.

Nov 3
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I predict that my cats will keep on being blissfully unaware of what the hell is going on—just like they have since March.

Feb 28 2020
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I looked into the Kroger Rx Savings Club app for this piece (though it didn’t make the final cut)—it’s the same GoodRx backend, more or less. There’s still prescription data funneling through the same pipes, and to the same partners. That’s what the press release means. 

Also, I can’t stress this enough, this data Read more

Jan 31 2020
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Yes, surely ranting to the reporters who write for the site will fix the problem. Because they clearly have all the power, not, yknow, the devs that actually built the stack in the first place. 

Jan 31 2020
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Everyone. Just tax everyone. Even the people that can’t afford it. Even the kids. Wait no, especially the kids. 

Jan 30 2020
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A good way to think about it is that Facebook is an adtech company that tracks users across the internet, with a social network on the side. Not the other way around.

Deleting your presence on one platform does bupkis for deleting your presence across the rest of the web.

Jan 30 2020
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I’m legitimately geeking out that folks in digital marketing are reading my stuff!!!! Ty dude!

(Though honestly, you and I both know that they’re probably gathering location data from way more SDK’s than their own; and turning off location for every app is like........ difficult at best)