Poverty Helps You Keep Technology Safe and Easy

Poor Linux

In the technology age, there might be some before unknown advantages to living on the bottom rungs of the economic ladder. The question is, do they outweigh the disadvantages.

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The Man Who Didn’t Invent Email Attacks Free Speech

email to remove Ayyadurai post from diaspora

The man whose much disputed claim to have invented email when he was a 14-year-old is taking legal actions, or threatening such, against anyone who publicly disagrees with his version of history.

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In Search of an Open Source DNS Server

DNS The Internet's Phone Book

You’d think that in this day and age finding a free and open DNS server would be easy, no? Evidently, not so much. That didn’t keep Roblimo from finding one, however.

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‘Refer a Friend’ Ransomware Program

Popcorn Time lock screen

A new, under development ransomware called Popcorn Time has a “refer a friend” option meant to appeal to the victim’s worst instincts.

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Saying Goodbye to Net Neutrality Under Trump

Net Neutrality

One of the things we can expect to see after Trump takes office in January is the demise of Net Neutrality, which some say will signal the end of a free Internet.

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