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?)