The problem with trends

I was fortunate to be born in the era of the internet. I grew up hearing all the tales of Facebook, Google, Apple, and their founders… and of course, Tencent, Baidu, and Alibaba. As a child, adults often asked what I wanted to be in the future. I could not give an exact answer. So…

SMS verification is making Telegram insecure

这篇文章已被翻译至中文:Telegram 的短信验证让你的隐私聊天变得不安全。 The world sucks on the second you come to the realization that governments, online advertising companies, your credit card company, and your ISP, are all extremely eager to know what you (and millions and billions of other Internet users) do online. And almost everybody feels that way, even Mark Zuckerburg. Pavel Durov, the founder…