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Blocked! on blocking and unblocking the blocking block

I have a secret bag that has been getting fuller over the last year or so.  No not the stash!  It’s a bag full of finished lace shawls that have been languishing in need of being blocked.   1,163 more words

Thoughts

What’s worse: the Council CEO surreptitiously blocking email or LGNZ giving it the ‘excellence’ seal?

A headline on the recent monitoring, blacklisting and diverting of emails by the CE of Horowhenua District Council that came to light in a recent audit. 211 more words

News

An audit reveals the CE of Horowhenua DC has been methodically intercepting, monitoring & blacklisting people's emails

This is what happens in totalitarian régimes isn’t it? Not small towns in rural NZ? Well apparently it is. Have a listen to the audio and watch this space. 67 more words

News

What's Done is not Done

Well, the shawl is finished…sort of. It really doesn’t look like the picture yet. Oh, it’s off the needles alright and the knitting is thankfully finished. 245 more words

Knitting

Telegram. Privacy or Security?

Bismillah.

Recently the Indonesian government released an announcement about blocking Telegram in Indonesia. The reason is there are so many channels in the Telegram which are consist of dangerous issues like propaganda, radicalism, terrorism, hate speech, assemble bombs, violent action, disturbing images, and others that are contrary to Indonesian laws and regulations. 416 more words

Life

Apple Cracking Down on VPN-Based Ad Blockers That Work in Third-Party Apps

(Source: www.macrumors.com)

Koperski is the CTO of

Upon appeal to the App Review Board, Koperski was told Apple is no longer allowing VPN/root certificate-based ad blockers on the App Store and will not be accepting updates of existing ad blockers that use those techniques going forward. 870 more words

Technology

Blocking - why bother?

I thought it might be useful to write about how to block different items that you have knitted or crocheted.  951 more words

Crochet