O&O ShutUp, Little Snitch, Open Snitch

You know that software is tattling on you to the big corporations.  These tools watch and can be configured to watch, and block the connections that feed data back to companies without always getting your consent or knowledge. O&O shut up monitors and blocks information that is sent to Microsoft from your Windows computer.  https://www.oo-software.com/en/shutup10 […]

Chips Redux

https://www.facebook.com/Channel4News/videos/10154933912806939/” How convenient !   Follow up on earlier post. https://www.thesun.co.uk/travel/3799600/swedish-commuters-are-paying-for-rail-journeys-with-a-chip-embedded-in-their-hand/ CHIP AND PALM Swedish commuters are paying for train journeys with a microchip embedded in their HAND Implants that are hidden underneath the skin double up as a Swedish version of the Oyster card By Jacob Lewis, Travel Writer 14th June 2017, 4:12 pm […]

Don’t Call Unknown Numbers

If you get a call from any of these area codes do NOT pick up, do NOT call them back even if they leave a message.  268, 284, 473, 664, 649, 767, 809, 829, 849 and 876 according to FTC, will add charges to your bill as soon as you pick up the phone or […]

Is Privacy Only For the Rich?

How have we come to this?  Privacy tends to be actually available to people who can afford it.  In fact, I’ve said that the last big luxury is “not to be found on the internet”.  Imagine being invisible and unfindable (except by friends and family, and people you WANT to find you).   Amazon not […]