Links for Wednesday January 25th 2012 By : Alasdair January 25, 2012 Bootstrap, from Twitter Really want to check this out proper like, and maybe build something using it. I've kept on promising myself a custom-designer blog for years, but have never gotten around to it. Maybe now's the time. Google tracks consumers’ online activities across products, and users can’t opt out – The Washington Post I was able to opt out of using Facebook when I didn't like their privacy settings. I welcome any suggestions on how to avoid using Google products. At this point, I'm just consoling myself with the thought that the company will probably be dead (or at least, much reduced) within the next 10-15 years, and I'm just hoping they don't damage our norms around privacy too much along the way.