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Is Social Media Ready to Be Decentralized?

17 Mar 2021 3 minute read 21 comments Allen Taylor

In my last post on decentralization, I talked about how the early internet was decentralized but slowly morphed into the centralized web we have today. I also shared that I don’t think decentralization will cure all the ills of the modern internet. I...

SpaceX: Preparing to Ramp Up Military Connection

13 Mar 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Cje95

Today it came out that SpaceX and the US military were ready to take their relationship to the next level. A huge development is that the United States Air Force is preparing to test linking military aircraft to the Starlink Constellation. This if it...

Regulation of Algorithms Would Protect Privacy

14 Feb 2021 1 minute read 3 comments Juan Molina

Source   Nowadays, the steps to register on almost any internet platform are very common for us: usually, we must supply our email address to verify ourselves. But other platforms go further and also require us to provide personal data, such as...

What It Feels Like Living In A Third World Country - Germany And The Internet

6 Feb 2021 5 minute read 8 comments Khazrakh

Behind me lies one of the most annoying weeks in my whole life. And ironically, that's not because something of real consequence has happened in my life but simply because my internet stopped working and getting access to it again has been an odyssey...

Was Mozilla's post really so much about censorship?

4 Feb 2021 1 minute read 2 comments WSL

I was really disappointed when I heard that Mozilla supports censorship. I was migrating to Firefox and it almost changed my mind. After reading the original post by Mozilla I decided that Mozilla is my first choice, partly because I don't know a bet...

Keep Privacy, Private

4 Feb 2021 3 minute read 2 comments Cryptopsycho21

  Being a cryptoinvestor I am concerned with the political sway being up to the current popular trend.  In the last year, we say privacy stepped on and given up in the name of “safety” and “politically correct.”  How concerned should cryptoinvestors...

Is Privacy a Myth?

30 Jan 2021 4 minute read 4 comments utkarshg6e

Have you ever wondered, "Why the regime of North Korea was so successful in fooling its people despite their brutality?" Thae Young Ho who is the highest-ranking North Korean defector ever explained that the secret is free stuff, The government gave...

Google announces the end of its ambitious Loon project

22 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments mrmonti

For years, Google was known for one of its most ambitious and unique projects, and it was related to the Loon project, which aimed to provide the Internet to the poor in poor countries as well as remote areas across the world at a very low cost than...

My Essay about Google when I was an Undergraduate Student 2013

24 Dec 2020 3 minute read 4 comments 0fajarpurnama0

I wrote an essay about Google when I was an undergraduate student in 2013 and found it still refreshing which is easy to digest for general users. This is why I still dared to share my essay eventhough it has already been 7 years since then. No matte...

Our Essay on the Internet for Indonesians 2011

2 Dec 2020 18 minute read 0 comments 0fajarpurnama0

Note This is my undergraduate assignment that I translated myself in the Data Communication course, which was prepared so that readers in 2011 can find out how big the role and influence of Internet technology is in our daily lives. This assignment c...