Tagged: privacy


Bye SpamGourmet

The greatest email service hardly anyone ever heard of, SpamGourmet, is shutting down after the owner tragically developed GBM. I’ve used SpamGourmet for nearly 20 years to block spam from finding me. It was...


The Shannon Gulag

Dublin High Court rejects US arrest warrant. Snowden may get to stopover in delightful Shannon and see first-hand, earlier than expected, what a gulag looks like. If it is the case that the offences...


Who Are the People in Your Neighbourhood?

Apropos of recent events, how well can you identify individuals from shallow, off-the-shelf and nominally anonymised mobile cellphone metadata without cross-correlation to other large databases? We study fifteen months of human mobility data for...