Category Archives: Web

Apple Mojave

Decided to upgrade my MacBook Air last night since I was getting messages I should do that. It did not go exactly according to plan. Not only the connection slowed down like crazy which I put down to the amount … Continue reading

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The french way

Apparently all government agencies among others are switching to Qwant. I did that quite a while back and am extremely pleased.

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Trouble shooting

Somehow one of my tablets started playing up last night. It stopped recognizing the installed micro SD card which has quite a few of the applications stored on it. I tried all sorts to no avail. So today I reset … Continue reading

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New word

I have learned a new French word today: Clavarder Real time chatting on internet (mener une conversation textuelle sur internet, en temps réel. Ce terme est d’origine québécoise. Somehow I like it.

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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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