Moving from iOS to Android

Hey there! If you’re looking to move away from big tech companies and their products, you’re not alone. I recently made the switch from Apple to CalyxOS and it hasn’t been easy but it’s been worth it for the sake of privacy. Introduction One of the biggest challenges I faced was disconnecting from all the Apple devices I had. I had an iPhone, Apple Watch, a speaker, a TV-box, CarPlay radio and a laptop - all from Apple....

December 19, 2022 · 3 min · 477 words · Me
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Passwords: A Necessary Evil

Remembering Passwords More than 30 percent of people admit to using their pets’ names to come up with passwords that are “easy to remember”1. Replacing letters with numbers may seem like it makes them secure, but it’s not always the case. Comparing the password strength using the estimated time to crack the passwords “Tr0ub4dor&3” and “correct horse battery staple” turns out that the first only defies a few months, while the 4-word string lasts centuries2....

August 26, 2022 · 2 min · 322 words · Me