Human Nature, Simplify

Digital Simplification

I have been spending a great part of today switching my primary email account away from a very well-known giant. They do not have the right in knowing and saving everything about my digital self. No business in meddling and manipulating my life.

If you think I am being drastic, read the article Silicon Valley Is Not Your Friend. The following is an excerpt from the article just so you will get an idea of where I am going with this…

We need to break up these online monopolies because if a few people make the decisions about how we communicate, shop, learn the news, again, do we control our own society?

Thus, it is high time to cut off those digital tentacles. One at a time in order to regain some control over my own domain. Snip, snip!