Miguel Leiva-Gomez

Miguel has been a business growth and technology expert for more than a decade and has written software for even longer. From his little castle in Romania, he presents cold and analytical perspectives to things that affect the tech world.

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Beware of Fake Ad-Blocking Chrome Extensions!

Beware of Fake Ad-Blocking Chrome Extensions!

While Chrome extensions have allowed us to have a great deal of flexibility to customize the browser, beware, as you might have installed a fake ad-blocker extension you thought would protect you!

Just How Secure Are Blockchain Elections?

Just How Secure Are Blockchain Elections?

Sierra Leone participated in the first ever blockchain election in March 2018. Does simply using a blockchain to power the voting process really provide such a secure environment? Let’s find out.

Why Are Smartphone Sales Declining?

Why Are Smartphone Sales Declining?

While the smartphone era has led to an explosion of innovation, the amount of “new” seems to be running out, as manufacturers in 2018 are having trouble attracting new buyers.

Why Is YouTube Labeling State-Funded News Sources

Why Is YouTube Labeling State-Funded News Sources

If there’s one frustration people often have, it’s that they don’t know what news sources they can trust. YouTube took this into account when it planned a new feature that will label state-funded news sources.

Should Facebook Let Users Define Fake News?

Should Facebook Let Users Define Fake News?

Facebook is considering letting its users define what exactly is or isn’t fake news, through a series of surveys. It’s time to explore the idea in depth and consider the potential pitfalls in this strategy.