(06-25-2015 04:52 PM)justMongo Wrote: I block facebook from my Windows computers in the Host file. It the first place Windows looks for an IP; and a holdover from the old DARPAnet. I just point all their domain names to 127.0.0.1 the localhost.
I agree with Paula that AMZ is just as big a data sponge as Google.
And, I do like Samsung products -- my two flip phones are Samsung Rugby II's.
I expect to be notified that my personal data was compromised in the hack on the OPM.
I filled out SF-86's every five years for decades (it's only 127 pages!)
I wish you the best, mark D, with your withdrawal from technology.
I don't plan on becoming a Luddite - just need to focus and Vyvanse just isn't cutting it. Take enough to focus can't sleep before 0100. Oh look shiny !
Some years ago neighbors came over one day and asked was I in trouble with the Feds? No why do you ask? Some really serious looking guys came to the house and asked a lot of questions about you! Is OK. Don't ask or I'll have to kill you. Just DOD. No worries.
I looked at the Rugby but that stupid use of the USB connector
It is darned near impossible to avoid FB. Noscript blocks it but some sites will refuse to load.
I wish google offered a subscription service. I know it would be basically blackmail but for only X$/month Guido says we forget you was ever here....