Quitting facebook

June 5, 2018 rawkey 0

On the last week of February, I quit Facebook. Now by chance after I quit Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook have been pulled into a controversial issue surrounding data usage of third parties such as Cambridge analyticas use of data to influence the US election outcome. I gave up Facebook for a few reasons, 1. I’ve grown bored of the platform [Read more]

Protecting your personal data while online

March 17, 2018 rawkey 0

Recently I have become a bit fed up with advertising companies tracking me across the Internet, the big G and F are definitely culprits. If you are spotting adverts for something you recently searched for on sites you use then you’re being tracked via cookies and other methods from the sites you visit via your browser. Generally speaking most people [Read more]

My top tracks of 2017 – spotify playlist

January 21, 2018 rawkey 0

Another year passes and another spotify playlist generated! Here are my top tracks of 2017, more Drum and Bass, Hip-Hop, and other electronic music thrown in. Mixture of tempos in there, from some hard DnB to some mellow Hip-Hop/Electronica, all relates back to what I want to listen to at the time, it’s usually when I’m at work trying to [Read more]

Chrome to Opera, why change browser?

June 10, 2017 rawkey 0

Occasionally I get bored (and start writing blog posts) with staring at the same apps day in and day out so have a little look around to see if there are any better alternatives. Chrome for me like many people was pretty much the standard browser I’d use given it is fast, easy to use, has lots of extensions and [Read more]

My spotify top songs of 2016

December 30, 2016 rawkey 0

Spotify kindly compiled a playlist of the top 101 songs I listened to in 2016, pretty handy, reminds me that I still listen to a lot of new and old D&B, some other genres mixed in there as well such as Hip Hop to Techno, playlist below if you fancy a listen! 🙂