For anyone wanting to truly de-Google their phone but remain on Android, push notifications are often the Achilles' heel. To address this, @threemaapp have built their own push service. That's commitment to privacy.
On the topic of which, surprised Threema isn't, yet, a listed messaging service on @privacyguides
Caracal's ears each have more than 20 muscles that swivel around to detect sounds of their prey. The tufts may enhance sound going into their ears or be used to communicate with other caracals.
‘As the Internet reveals, information technology is far more effective in propagating ignorance than in advancing science. For, in the conquest of cyberspace, ignorance has a flying start, being adapted to the habits of idle minds.’
— Culture Counts: Faith and Feeling in a World Besieged by Roger Scruton
Answer: Nathan Rothschild, Baron Rothschild.
@JubalBarca rightly corrected my trivia the other day in observing a minority politician from what writer Ehrenburg and Hobsbawm termed the ‘long nineteenth century’. So today we dig a little deeper than Dadabhai Naoroji in 1892…
Trivia question: Henry Stanley, Lord Stanley of Alderley, became the first Muslim member of the House of Lords in 1859. It would be 26 years before the appointment of a Jewish peer. Who was that peer?
Answer: The Vulcan.
Answer: Diane Abbott, Paul Boateng, Bernie Grant and Keith Vaz.
Answer: Live radio broadcasting. Tony Benn was the first minister to be questioned on air.
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