What Can You Trust On The Internet?

Yes, we’re being manipulated on the internet. Yes, it’s an alarming problem. Yes, there is something you can do about it. Step #1: Educate yourself. We put together a reading list to get you started.

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Mozilla

Talking to YouTube About Their Recommendations

Aug. 7, 2019

YouTube says it’s working to stop suggesting harmful videos and viewing patterns, but, so far, it hasn’t provided evidence and details of this effort.

New York Times

How YouTube Radicalized Brazil

by Max Fisher and Amanda Taub on Aug. 11, 2019

Members of the nation’s newly empowered far right — from grass-roots organizers to federal lawmakers — say their movement would not have risen so far, so fast, without YouTube’s recommendation engine.


The Verge

Patreon has become a lifeline for creators of weird, alternative games

by Lewis Gordon on Aug. 14, 2019

How the crowdfunding platform helps create security for smaller developers


WIred

Three Years of Misery Inside Google, the Happiest Company in Tech

by Nitasha Tiku on Aug. 13, 2019

To a remarkable extent, Google's workers really do take “Don't Be Evil” to heart.



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Privacy Not Included

Privacy Not Included helps choose toys to delight your family without losing privacy.

Privacy Not Included
Internet Health Report

Is the Internet getting healthier? Is it under threat? Do we all have a voice on the web? Mozilla’s Internet Health Report is an open source initiative that combines research from multiple sources to document what’s healthy and unhealthy.

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Fellowships That Empower Leaders

Mozilla Fellowships provide resources, tools, community and amplification to those building a more ​humane​ ​digital​ ​world. Mozilla Fellowships are a transformative experience for emerging leaders concerned with making the internet a safer, more accessible resource for everyone.


Open Leadership

Go beyond code. Learn the skills to grow your idea and change the world.


Trustable Technology Mark

A trustmark for the Internet of Things (IoT): This mark empowers consumers to make informed decisions & enables companies to prove their connected products are trustworthy.


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We want to give users the knowledge and the power to make informed decisions by themselves to prevent abusive practices.

Rishab Nithyanand, Mozilla Fellow