Category: Blog

Online Voting – Why are we so afraid?

Online Voting
  • Published on October 12, 2018
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We live and breathe in a world that is a bizarre dichotomy. On one hand, we want anonymity and privacy, on the other, many people pump full details of their private lives into social media and online services, happily enrolling personal questions such as mother’s maiden name, favourite colour, first pet, streets names, and so […]

Why I have switched my search engine away from Google

DuckDuckGo
  • Published on September 12, 2018
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The Internet used to be a friendlier place. In the late 1990’s, it was Microsoft versus the rest of the world. We had Gopher and WAIS as early pre-cursors to Internet search engines, then along came AltaVista, Yahoo and Google. I was never keen on Yahoo, AltaVista was kind of interesting, but Google was it […]