Category Archives: Web

So that is it

It took me a while this afternoon but I managed to: Download all my data / posts / photos / comments / friends etc which were on “my” Facebook for the past 10 years. Nominated administrators for the couple pages … Continue reading

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Closing Facebook

Just in case you’re not aware, Facebook isn’t a social networking website. In other words, as Edward Snowden says, it’s a surveillance company. It knows which places you visit, which advertisements you’ve interacted with, or what your friends are doing and … Continue reading

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EU parliament v UK

So the UK government has been asking Mr Zuckerberg to appear before parliament. Request which has been repeatedly completely ignored. I am surprised to read today that Mr Zuckerberg has just accepted the European Parliament’s invitation. What does it say … Continue reading

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Photos

I have about 120.000 photos on my hard drive. I have a back up system (Apple Time Machine) running all the time so I feel pretty secure. In addition every time I upload photos from my phone , camera etc … Continue reading

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HP problems

Had to change my WiFi extender a couple of days ago. To do this I had to shut down the main router for a short while. Since then my HP Envy 5540 simply refuses to connect to the network. I … Continue reading

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Safe search

Further to my post on April 12th, I have investigated and tested Qwant on my main computer. I had to download an add-on extension for Safari which I use on my Mac. So far so good, it is fast, private … Continue reading

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Facebook

So Mark Zuckerberg (Sugar Mountain in English) did admit to quite a few things during the past 2 days hearing in the US congress. It is a shame that the congress persons who interviewed him had, for the most part, … Continue reading

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