This was likely one of the stupider things I’ve ever done. The previous morning I’d dislocated my shoulder, and then this evening I climbed a radio tower. Hardly good treatment, but nonetheless, I succeeded in climbing without further injury.

5G Technology: Understanding the Implications for Businesses and Individuals

Introduction 📱 The world is buzzing about 5G technology and its potential to revolutionize the way we live and work. From faster download speeds to improved connectivity, 5G promises to bring about a new era of technological innovation. But what exactly is 5G and what are its implications? In this post, we will take a closer look at 5G technology and explore its potential impact on everything from business to healthcare....

January 28, 2023 · 3 min · 434 words · Me
a person holding a sign that says 'There is NO planet b'. The person is not in the frame only their hand.

Fediverse  [draft]

Imagine a place in the internet where you can comment on youtube using your twitter account, where you can share videos on youtube and comment on insta using twitter. Imagine a place in the internet where every platform connects to the others and where information comes together. This is called federation. Delivered to you in chronological timelines without spying on your behaviour to deliver the best suggestions as possible so you get to decide what you want to see....

September 25, 2022 · 3 min · 504 words · Me
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Discover the True Power of Encryption with Cryptee: A Review of its Pros and Cons

Introduction Are you looking for a secure and reliable way to store your photos, videos, and documents? Look no further than Cryptee, the open-source encrypted storage solution that’s taking your digital world by storm. In this article, I’ll dive into what makes Cryptee so special and why it’s worth considering for your personal and professional needs. But I’ll also explore the downsides of this innovative app, and why it may not be the best fit for everyone....

July 7, 2022 · 3 min · 537 words · Me
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Comparing Messengers: Which One is Right for You?

Comparison name company encryption open-source money to pay users WhatsApp Facebook1 yes2 no Free3 2B1 Signal Signal Messenger, LLC4 yes5 yes6 Free4 20M7 Threema Threema GmbH8 yes9 yes10 $3.998 10M9 Only messengers that encrypt messages by default are shown in the table above. There are other apps for sure but they don’t have as many users as of now. Encryption When it comes to encryption, all of the messengers listed above are similar....

June 11, 2022 · 3 min · 479 words · Me
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A comparison of email providers

For a few months now I kept an eye on email-providers, as I don’t like to use big-tech. Here is a(n incomplete) list of email-providers, which support the use of pgp-encryption in the browser: Comparison name costs storage aliases imap additional features Proton Mail 0€< 1GB - 500GB 1 - 15 locally cloud; vpn; bridge Tutanota 0€< 1GB - 10GB 0 - 100 no business features Posteo 1€< 2GB - 20GB 2 - 20 yes inbound encryption mailbox....

June 5, 2022 · 2 min · 321 words · Me

Apple Fucked Me

Taking Action In light of the ongoing conflict in Ukraine and the importance of sustainability, I have been taking steps to align my consumer choices with these values. I have made donations to charities such as Save the Children and UNICEF, registered to potentially donate blood through DKMS, and switched my email and cell phone providers to ones that prioritize green energy and neutral carbon emissions. The Challenge However, my desire to use a Fairphone with CalyxOS, a privacy-focused and open-source operating system, has presented a challenge in terms of compatibility with my current Apple ecosystem....

May 3, 2022 · 2 min · 256 words · Me