Category: IT

  • The Garmin Hack

    The Garmin Hack

    And why you should care about it. Can Garmin be trusted with your (very) personal data? Probably not! The cycling press has covered this hack fairly extensively. But it doesn’t feel like the seriousness of the databreach has been appreciated. One commentator described the data as being “ride data… that is anonymised”. (They did go […]

  • Snap off

    Snap off

    Ubuntu’s snap is intended to aid the user experience. It doesn’t always do so. If you have ever tried to open a file from the web in Ubuntu and had the error message “file not found”/ “file does not exist”/ or “permission denied” the culprit could well be SNAP. With the release of Ubuntu 20.04 […]