- Hardened Gentoo with Full Disk Encryption on the Star Labs StarBook Mk VI
22 Feb '24A brief guide on installing Gentoo Linux with Full Disk Encryption and the hardened profile, with SELinux, on the Star Labs StarBook Mk VI.
- Run a Nostr Relay as Tor Hidden Service on OpenBSD
15 Feb '24Let’s set up and run our own “private Twitter” on Nostr, a simple, open protocol that enables truly censorship-resistant publishing on the web!
- Lemon v2
8 Feb '24After nearly five years of inactivity, I decided to breath in new life into Lemon: Meet Lemon v2, a complete rewrite in Go!
- A World without Passports
2 Feb '24According to my analytics dashboard, there’s a 70% chance you’re reading this on your phone. Maybe at home, or maybe while commuting to work, using your mobile data connection, for which you’ve probably signed up on a mobile contract. A contract for which you had to prove that you are you, likely by showing your national ID or passport. A contract for which you have to pay regularly, probably using a bank account that you also had to identify yourself for upon opening.
- A Brief Review of the Star Labs StarBook Mk VI Ryzen Ultrabook 25 Jan '24
- Updates 2023/Q4
19 Jan '24Project updates from the previous consecutive three-month period, with info on the current status of my projects and next steps. You might find this interesting in case you’re using any of my open source tools.
- An Overview of Privacy-Focused, Decentralized Instant Messengers
16 Nov '23An overview of privacy-focused, decentralized, open source alternatives to popular non-free
spywareinstant messengers like WhatsApp, Telegram, Signal, Viber, Facebook Messenger, Skype, and Apple iMessage.
- NEVER click on a link that looks like that
8 Nov '23Every time one of my posts on this journal ends up somewhere on Reddit,
- How Do You Trust That Your Personal Machine Is Not Compromised?
27 Oct '23A while ago I stumbled upon a simple yet surprisingly interesting question on Hacker News, which seemed to have some people (re-)evaluate their current setups and look for ways to improve. Hence I figured that it might be an interesting subject to cover.
- Fitness Tracking for the Privacy-Conscious
12 Oct '23An introduction and review of the Garmin Instinct 2X Solar Tactical smartwatch.