Analogue Life Linux Networking Writing

Monday technical

Getting rid of Google as much as possible is a good thing. The following is a critique of a hardware hacker who produced a phone analogue running FreeBSD (all good) but then used google services. I would add this: every time people try to get me to join a facebook group I cringe. Facebook is […]

Analogue Fitness Hardware

The wearables panic (Monday Technical).

Over the weekend, the news broke. Google is taking over fitbit. I used to have a fitbit, but It did not pair reliably with my (Android clone) phone It annoyed me too much The heart rate was not reliable Kea cannot handle the metal in the back and the straps So I switched to a […]

Life New Zealand The Decline

Daybook (Hell is freezing over)

Peter Singer is an high church atheist. He is transgressive, believes in the power of reason, no higher power and is an ethicist frequently cited by the progressive to advance their agenda. He’s also defending Folau, noting that his beliefs are Christian Orthodoxy, and (regardless of what he thinks about them — he spends quite […]

Social Change The Decline

Google Lies.

Use Duck Duck Go or Bing. Unless you want to know what the spirit of the age is promoting. “The reason we launched our A.I. [artificial intelligence] principles is because people were not putting that line in the sand, that they were not saying what’s fair and what’s equitable so we’re like, well we are […]