Monthly Archives: July 2011

A week without Google cookies

After my last post I decided to do a little experiment to determine how dependent I am on Google’s services and their knowledge of me. Rather than cut Google out altogether, I decided to disable all cookies and scripts from the Google domains and see what happened. The most immediate effect was that I couldn’t… Read More »

Paranoia and Google Plus

After two weeks on Plus, I’ve decided: * They have the best online photo upload and management system I’ve ever used. * When deciding who to share content with, I usually discover that what I wanted to share wouldn’t be of interest to anybody and keep it to myself. * Stuff that other people share… Read More »