Monthly Archives: December 2016

Facebook and capitalist newspeak

It is increasingly difficult to draw parallels between Nineteen Eighty-Four and today‚Äôs world. This is partly because over the last twenty years we brought much of the surveillance capability into our homes willingly, but mostly because this happened without creating … Continue reading

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Riot’s magical push notifications in iOS

A couple of months ago I started playing with Matrix, a federated communication/chat system. Rather than make an account on a public homeserver I installed Synapse on my own server. I installed the Riot app on my iPhone and connected … Continue reading

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