Goose and Gander

So far most conversations about privacy and rights to privacy, have addressed the personal information of individuals; that is, persons.   Even people with criminal convictions have, as it turns out, rights too.   What’s good for the goose, is good for the gander, so the saying goes, and it came to mind that while […]


DuckDuckGo  promotes itself on several points — when you go to their site: Switch to DuckDuckGo and take back your privacy! We don’t store your personal info. We don’t follow you around with ads. We don’t track you. Ever. This is generally good, and if all is well, your searches will not be given to advertisers. […]

Yes You Can [soapbox]

Talking about privacy and security, I recently heard Whit Diffie compare it to “talking about cancer” — it is a huge topic, and curing (all) cancer seems insurmountable.  What can any one person do about it?  It is so complex, so seemingly technical, and any normal person faced with the size of that mountain, cannot help […]