The Internet in 2018 – My Thoughts

Privacy and the amount of information companies such as Facebook and Google have on their users has been brought to the forefront with the Cambridge Analytica debacle.  This has been a catalyst for me to reevaluate how I use the internet and where I want to go from here. Frankly, I’m bored with the internet. …… Continue reading The Internet in 2018 – My Thoughts

Encryption, Synology and External Disks

I’ve spent the last few days encrypting everything.  We’ve had a lot of home break-ins recently in our little seaside hamlet and it made me realize how vulnerable all our data was to thieves.  With all the security, firewalls, passcodes and so on I never really thought much about having our physical devices stolen out…… Continue reading Encryption, Synology and External Disks

Cnet Malware

Just wanted to get this on the internet.  Cnet used to be a great place to download software but no longer.  Now they bundle the downloads with a bunch of crap and make it very confusing to opt out.  Not interested in writing a sermon here, just wanted to get the information out on the…… Continue reading Cnet Malware

New Look

As you can see I’ve redesigned the blog yet again.  I no longer am interested in getting more readers.  My idea for this latest reincarnation is like an open journal for me.  After I came out of the that eternal fog called World of Warcraft I became interested in technology again and all the new…… Continue reading New Look