Let’s Talk About Decentralized Messaging Platforms

First, why encrypted apps? You shouldn't have to worry about middlemen accessing your personal conversations. So we look for apps that are end-to-end encrypted and are zero-knowledge based services. There are a bunch of different encrypted messaging applications that offer good security. Signal is now a well-known end-to-end encrypted messenger. You can have fully encrypted… Continue reading Let’s Talk About Decentralized Messaging Platforms

How to Think About Private Mail Drops

TL:DR Making purchases online comes with privacy implications.Here's how to avoid having a profile built on you based on your purchase and shipping data.Set up a PO BOX/UPS box with an alias name/company.Use private Bitcoin or Monero to order from online retailer sto alias name/company. You need to consider the privacy implications when buying things… Continue reading How to Think About Private Mail Drops

Financial Obsolescence

A new financial reporting requirement has been introduced alongside the hotly debated incoming infrastructure bill. The reporting requirements allows the government further insight into any bank accounts with cashflows of a minimium $600. You can assume "structuring" also plays a functionary role here. Assuming here, $600 is not the lower bound. Financial surveillance is certainly one of… Continue reading Financial Obsolescence