Dirk Dot Net

Creator of useful things. Based in Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand.

The Need for an Alternative

They're building another one, but will the sheep move?

Facebook subjugates our personal information and our digital identities, and then s**ells us, as products, to advertisers**, without regard for our rights, and with no value to us.

Facebook doesn’t just want to own our communications while on Facebook, but is spreading its tentacles across the entire Web with their Facebook Connect login, Facebook Like buttons, and Facebook Comments, making it practically impossible to have private use of the Internet.