George Veletsianos on Twitter about appreciation & academia

George Veletsianos on Twitter (Twitter)
“This. I mentioned to a colleague last week, we shouldn’t wait for our peers to take on new positions, to move to other universities, in order to tell them that we appreciate what they do, that we like them, and their work. More appreciation, more often, pls #AcademicTwitter”  

Google tracks your movements, like it or not

Google tracks your movements, like it or not
Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to.
Location tracking services have been built in to Google Maps, and most specifically Android phones for some time. Google added the ability to turn location tracking off. An investigation by the Associated Press found that many Google services on Android devices and iPhones store your location data even if you’ve used a privacy setting that says…