Create, share, communicate, chat and call securely with Element

(Riot has been invested in my Automattic and has rebranded to Element. I have changed most instances of Riot to Element to reflect this. The repositories are still at packages.riot.im though.) Element is an open, private and secure messenger application built with Matrix that allows you to chat, exchange files, make voice or video calls …

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Encrypted messaging on KDE neon with Signal

Signal

Signal messenger is an end to end encrypted applications that can be installed on KDE neon and is also available on Andriod, iPhone, Windows and Mac. It’s basic functions are encrypted text and video messaging which it does very well and very easily compared to many other applications. Signal is primarily tied to a cell …

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What is the cost of privacy online?

Cost of Privacy

It is an interesting question. And, to be clear, I don’t mean the cost of not being private. The targeted advertisements, chilling effects, restrictions of freedom, loss of power, breakdown of trust and so on. I mean the actual monetary cost of choosing privacy respecting services with which to live our online lives. It turns …

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