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Surf Smarter
How to Protect Your Privacy on the Web

Monday, January 25, 2021 - 3:00pm to 3:45pm

Have you noticed after you've been searching for information on the web, that ads mirroring your search begin to pop up and follow you around? You and your browsing history are a source of behavioral information and is being shared with third parties. Learn to fight back and opt-out by taking the Surf Smarter class. You'll learn to use tools and tactics, including ways to protect your data and, ultimately, your privacy.

Join fellow members for a short presentation on how to protect your privacy on the web, followed by a question and answer session with a librarian. This meeting takes place on Zoom- register below!

Have questions? Email our programming librarian Myles at  [email protected]

Classes

Admission: 
Members Free
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Location: 
Offsite: See description for location
Questions?
Myles Cooper - 415-857-6721
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Future Classes

Jan 20 - 4:00pm

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Jan 25 - 4:00pm

Various Chess Classes & Tournaments for Adults
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Jan 27 - 4:00pm

Various Chess Events for Kids
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Feb 1 - 4:00pm

Various Chess Classes & Tournaments for Adults
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Feb 3 - 4:00pm

Various Chess Events for Kids
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Feb 5 - 12:00pm

Face Time with an Editor
A two hour class with David Colin Carr