The social dilemma

The excellent documentary that everybody needs to watch and share with friends and their children. The film features interviews with many former employees, executives, and other professionals from top tech companies and social media platforms such as Facebook, Google, and Apple. These interviewees provide their first-hand experiences of working in and around the tech industry. They state that social media platforms and big tech companies … Continue reading The social dilemma

Signal:A secure client to use for your communication

I have been using this nice application, called Signal for quiet a long time now.It was actually a tweet from Edward Snowden that convinced me to use it. I never had any problems and has replaced whatsapp and other apps for most of my communications with friends and family. Signal is a messaging app, just like WhatsApp or iMessage or Facebook Messenger, but one that’s … Continue reading Signal:A secure client to use for your communication

Trump, Troll-in-Chief

from Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) The madman in the White House has been sulking and raging for weeks about his impeachment proceedings, tweeting manically on some days more than 100 times. With the release by JustSecurity.org of unredacted emails on the Ukraine scandal showing that Trump personally (and illegally) withheld congressionally mandated military aid to an ally, the Republican defense of the president is collapsing. … Continue reading Trump, Troll-in-Chief

The Ibiza affair should ring the bell in the whole Europe

In 2017, the today’s vice-chancellor of Austria and head of the far-right Freedom Party of Austria (FPÖ) , Heinz-Christian Strache and his fellow party member Johann Gudenus met in a villa, that was rented through AirBnB, with some self-claimed niece of a Russian oligarch. The far-right FPÖ came into power promising clarity and announced a fight against the corruption.The vice-chancellor can be heard telling the … Continue reading The Ibiza affair should ring the bell in the whole Europe