Category: Tech

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A Block Together List of Top Twitter Advertisers

Twitter is infamous for allowing harassment, abuse, Russian bots, racism and white supremacy to dominate its platform. I’ve been attacked at least twice, most notably when a couple of popular bloggers encouraged their followers to harass me in 2014 and...

/ February 11, 2018

My Indypendent Conversations on Amazon HQ2 with Peter Rugh

Listen to my conversation on Amazon HQ2 with Peter Rugh at the Indypendent. I enjoyed talking to Peter about Amazon’s impacts on Seattle as well as the positive power of taxes and regulations: The audio quality improves shortly after the...

/ October 27, 2017
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How to Fight Back Against the Canary All in One Security Camera Scam

Here’s are some ways to fight back against Canary for bricking our security cameras unless we pay subscription fees (its product boxes said there were “no monthly fees”): Read Canary Scams Consumers, Disabling Devices Without Subscriptions and share this post on...

/ October 27, 2017
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Twitter Locks Louise Mensch’s Account After She Doxed Me

Tonight, Twitter notified me it has locked Louise Mensch’s account, at least temporarily, for her release of my private information. I’m pleased to see Twitter take action in this case as Mensch has a clear pattern of abuse of many...

/ October 25, 2017

Canary Scams Consumers, Disabling Devices Without Subscriptions

Update: If you’re a customer affected by the Canary camera scam, please file a report with the New York State Attorney General where Canary’s main office is located. Here are seven other ways to fight back against Canary for scamming...

/ October 16, 2017
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Find the Best Time Across Time Zones

If you frequently plan meetings and conference calls overseas, you’ve struggled to find the best time across time zones. While Meeting Planner automatically converts dates and times for each meeting participant, sometimes you just need to quickly see times across...

/ August 10, 2017

Lightweight Mac Imaging Editor Acorn 6 Released

Acorn 6 – The Image Editor for Humans If you’ve ever waited a longtime for Photoshop to load, you know it’s not the best for lightweight mac image editing. I’ve been a longterm user of Acorn 4 and 5. And,...

/ July 10, 2017