peeps:

If I want to block several from my website is it excessive/pointless to use:

1.
2. .txt and
3. <meta name> in the header?

Need to send a clear message to their bots that they ain't welcome.

Belt / braces / another belt approach seems like it's making things crystal.

Thanks :)

Google say they will use tech to fight the but they have founded their own company.

Send them a message and stop using their products starting with the Chrome browser notochrome.org/

What's the one thing every web user can do to fight ?

Replace the Google Chrome browser

I've started a new website to send a message to Google that we prefer the internet without them

notochrome.org/

Been reading about the but I think something important is being missed.

haven't as yet taken any action which would prevent this from happening again tomorrow. The 'one strike' is pointless if the atrocity has already taken place.

Live streaming itself isn't justified in 99.9% of cases. We don't need to stream things live so why are we?

Why isn't anyone saying to stop live streaming? Who would even complain?

theguardian.com/world/2019/apr

Is this ‘smart’ device safe in my home? Three simple checks used to assess several popular devices - have a guess how they do...

Charities must change their relationship with big tech firms

thirdsector.co.uk/james-mullar

I'm trying to encourage UK charities to fight big tech and

Please share with anyone interested

I just don't get why anyone would want to build an skill? If it's successful Amazon will bootleg it and bin you off. Plus they are not the good guys

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