Apple vs the FBI: Is Encryption a Right?

Apple released a customer letter yesterday (February 16, 2016) explaining and defending their stance to refuse to create a backdoor to iOS. It is well written, and if you’re not aware of what’s going on on this front, I’d suggest you check it out, as well as The Verge’s write up Apple vs the FBI: all the news on the battle … Read More

A Case Against Birthdays

I’m terrible with Birthdays, I always have been. I forget to call, I forget to write.  It isn’t that I don’t care about you. It’s that I don’t care about Birthdays. Your Birthday is meant to be a celebration of your life.  And if we still lived in a time where you’d have to ford three rivers, repair a broken axle, hunt … Read More

Fellow Human?

I believe it was Winston Churchill who said “To improve is to change, to perfect is to change often.”  Ok actually I did believe he said it then searched and confirmed it so I wouldn’t sound like a pretentious jackass if I was wrong.  That’s one of the many joys of the internet now, is that any fellow human can … Read More