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Roger McNamee on #BigTech: "It’s bigger than Facebook. This is a problem with the entire internet platform industry... The problem with Google and Facebook is that their goal is to replace humans in many of the core activities of life..." theguardian.com/books/2019/feb

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check out "Cloud Firewall", a #BigTech blocker by Gokulakrishna Sudharsan that was inspired by Kashmir Hill's series and Dhruv Mehrotra's VPN: addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firef

Consumer Reports summed up my Nissan Sentra experience nicely in their most recent issue:

"...the ride is stiff and the driving experience is ho-hum and joyless." :everythingisawesome:

Published my first iOS app to the Apple App Store for testing today. Process seems overly complicated to me, but finally able to figure it out.

TL;DR - let Xcode manage the certificate signing whenever possible

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Did you know ProtonMail has native apps for both #iOS and #Android? Millions of people use these apps every day and they are the safest way to send and receive secure emails on a mobile device. By leaving us a rating or a review you help ProtonMail reach more users: protonmail.com/blog/best-secur

Still horrible at HTML/CSS, but I cleaned up smoketurner.com to include at least some content and links.

Finally hit 60 days in a row and, coincidentally, 60 weeks in a row.

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Purism announces a new product, Pureboot, available in 2nd quarter for Laptops + Librem key users providing a unique security service and experience. puri.sm/posts/pureboot-the-hig #ChooseFreedom

"I think of watches as this big FU to all of that [electronic devices in our pockets]". --Gary Shteyngart

youtube.com/watch?v=8nTcqmmpXf

I set up a dnsmasq DNS server that uses DNS-over-HTTPS (with Cloudflare) on my home network and set it as the primary DNS server via DHCP. Something on my phone beacons out to reports.crashlytics.com (i.e. Google) like every 5 minutes. :facepalm: :doublefacepalm: :triplefacepalm:

Rewatching “Moonraker”, if Drax hadn’t hijacked his own shuttle, James would have never found out about his plan to kill everyone on earth.

Hung up my cousin Ferris’ “Beavis & Butthead” print and his wife Kelly’s print. Lots of reflection in the glass though.

Exciting day: getting rid of my Nissan Sentra 🚙

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