How a key component of the US's Mainstream media became a national security threatAmidst all of the internal bickering and the international tension that has characterized recent months, the act of 'normalizing nonsense', of nullifying the impact and import of news items as they break, to the point that they lose their relevance has resulted in&nbs...
I think many of us have been exposed to the somewhat faux-controversy, principally in the USA, over recent weeks that surfaces every year at this time regarding the use of 'Happy Holidays' as a seasonal greeting as opposed to the equally appropriate but less embracing Christian 'Merry Christmas'.I doubt very much that any laws have been p...
Crypto-maverick announces second tilt at the US Presidency by declaring he can't win so don't vote for him!​I'm sure we've all heard of John McAfee (and if you haven't can I ask what rock you have been living under for the past 20 years?).Most famous professionally for being the creator of the first commercially successful anti-virus soft...
It would seem that certain types of recently released 'Smart' TVs have set out to disrupt the viewing experience by inverting the flow and making you the object of their deliverables!!! Shortly before Friday 29th November this year (the so-called Black Friday for the US retail sector) those masters of surveillance black arts, th...
New decentralized, privacy driven messaging service and a whole lot more.......In the final installment of our quick look at available encrypted messaging service, we turn to Status.....never heard of them, well, don't worry....we have a feeling that you will.They have set themselves some fairly lofty ideals in their pursuit of privacy, let's let t...
​Bisq is a decentralized, open-source, peer-to-peer desktop application that manages the exchange of cryptocurrencies and FIAT that requires no KYC. And it is one of a growing number of increasingly popular DEXs......as in decentralized exchanges.Launched in December 2014 with it's beta iteration two years later in April 2016.......go-live was in A...
Op-Ed: The case for the defense​ The all-mighty premiseI think by now we have all seen the headlines which suggest that cryptocurrencies are used by criminals to hide their activities. The naive implication then being that all cryptos are bad and should be banned. Needless to say, this is the line trotted out on a regular basis by a mixed cast of s...