Franz messenger for Ubuntu

It is rare that I will write a post about a piece of proprietary software but in this case one is well overdue. I have been using Pidgin with the Skype plugin but it seems that social networks change their requirements so that opensource solutions are unable to keep up with them in many cases. …

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Self programmable filter bubble/echo chamber

Bubble

There has been a lot of worry for a while now about filter bubbles and how easy it is to fall into them until you find yourself in an echo chamber of exactly what you want to hear. You Tube and Facebook have come under particular fire. There are even ideas on how to avoid …

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Delete Facebook Now!

Delete Facebook Now!

It is imperative that you delete Facebook now and that includes it’s subsidiaries Instagram and WhatsApp. In the last year Facebook has been associated with; Interfering with the American Elections. Covering up interfering with the American Elections. The massacre of Rohingya Muslims. The misappropriation of 87,000,000 users data. Selling users data. Sexual, religious and nationality …

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Make a submission on the Privacy Bill

Parliment New Zealand

There are many people who are amazed at all the controversy surrounding privacy at the moment. The European Union, Facebook, Google and Cambridge Analytica are in the news almost constantly and many people just don’t seem to care or refuse to consider how it effects them, especially in New Zealand. It might just be an …

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