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Digitally Literate #236

When One Affects Many Digitally Lit #236 – 3/7/2020** Hi all, welcome back. I hope you’re feeling successful and staying positive this week. I posted and shared the following this week: Computational Thinking in English Language Arts – This episode of the Infusing Computing Podcast is part of an NSF-funded research program delivering computing-infused, STEM-focused…

The NSA’s Hidden Spy Hubs in Eight U.S. Cities

The NSA’s Hidden Spy Hubs in Eight U.S. Cities (The Intercept)

These fortress-like AT&T buildings are central to a secret NSA program that has monitored billions of communications, documents and sources reveal.

From The Intercept: Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco, Seattle, and Washington, D.C. In each of these cities, The Intercept has identified an AT&T facility containing networking equipment that transports large quantities of internet traffic across the United States and the world. A body of evidence – including classified NSA documents,…

Signal for encrypted instant messaging

Signal is an encrypted instant messaging and voice calling application for Android and iOS. It uses the internet to send one-to-one and group messages. You can include images, videos, as well as make voice calls. You should use this for your group, text, picture, and video messages. This means that you would use Signal instead of the default messaging…