Things I read while I drank coffee this morning (7.19)

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Space Candy edition.

iphone game Assassin Creed

*Female gamers between 18 and 34 years old prefer “Candy Crush”, “Assassin’s Creed” and “Tomb Raider” and play most often on smartphones, while their male counterparts mostly play games on consoles, particularly “God of War”, “Madden NFL” and “Fortnite.” *

U.S. adults are spending big on video games, playing mostly on smartphones

I have always been extremely cautious about which extensions I use — very in-depth review of them. Also, I would kill to see how this dashboard works for Nacho Analytics.

DataSpii: The catastrophic data leak via browser extensions (SUMMARY) My browser, the spy: How extensions slurped up browsing histories from 4M users How extensions hide their data grabs—and how they’re discovered

Space is a busy place

Second, the number of objects in the heavens is about to rocket. The UN’s Office for Outer Space Affairs says about 8,650 objects have been launched into space since Sputnik went up in 1957. SpaceX, a rocketry firm, alone has plans to launch more than 12,000 in a constellation of small satellites known as Starlink.

Space law is inadequate for the boom in human activity there