That one time Craig Wright cost himself more hassle than wanted, but definitely necessary due to the extent of his claims. If you’re unfamiliar with Bitcoin, the creator or founder is theorized, leading to the lack of knowing who “they” are. Mr. (Ph. D) Craig Wright kept declaring he is Satoshi Nakamoto, would sue anyone … Read moreCraig Wright (once claiming to be Satoshi) ordered to hand over Bitcoin
Sadly, a woman fell from a balcony (80 ft) executing a yoga pose. Clearly I would never, ever recommend this. From Daily Mail: Horrifying moment a woman, 23, falls 80 FEET while attempting an extreme yoga pose over the edge of her balcony in Mexico – and survives Alexa Terrazas is in critical condition after … Read moreWoman Falls during Yoga Pose
Hey and thank you for stopping by! Pirate Things is a website (a blog?) that will attempt to shed light on how to take back the Internet. Ways you can get less-costly services such as a fully operational telephone on your desktop/laptop, or how to host a cheap website, or giving odd tips in navigating … Read moreWhat is Pirate Things all about?
Speaking on avoiding using facial recognition for most services and promoting 2/3 factor authentication. Trump on cryptocurrency: https://news.yahoo.com/trump-says-cryptocurrency-not-money-052554730.html Forced to unlock phone? https://www.cnet.com/news/police-cant-force-you-to-unlock-phone-with-face-id-or-fingerprint-judge-rules/
Make no mistake, almost any random company does not wish to afford you any more “rights” than necessary. When they sell a product to you, they want you to – without a doubt, wholeheartedly – believe you cannot do with it what you wish. This is partially false. CDs, DVDs, video tapes and beyond are … Read moreRight to Repair / First Sale
Over the last 10 years ago exactly, I could not help myself but encourage people to question the services they’re using, such as Facebook, Skype, Google Talk and even Microsoft’s Xbox Kinect – as they were most likely spying on users. But now that is a clear reality, no more questioning is necessary. Skype has … Read moreCompanies listening to audio (Spying?)