Good Italy, Bad Italy

Fiumicino keeps winning awards Congratulations to the airport of Fiumicino for winning “the COVID-19 5-Star Airport Rating” from Skytrax. A great example of creating well-organized, world-class, high quality spaces in Italy. But it’s not only...

Not enough people use the Immuni App

Back in June I wrote a post called “The government places its bets on the Immuni app. Will Italians trust it?”. Looks like we got the answer now: No (via Repubblica.it)

How to fix social media

How can we fix social media? Here’s an interesting article by Chris Walts: The issue that needs to be addressed isn’t freedom of speech that’s we’ve had for decades, it’s freedom of reach. As Aza Raskin explains, “We are guaranteed the right to freedom of...

The best tools to block ads on your computer

Do you sometimes wish you could block those ads on your computer? Video ads on Youtube and Facebook, banner ads on news websites or popup ads trying to fight for your attention. Not only are they very annoying, they also tend to drain your laptop batteries faster when...

Could Brazilian jiu-jitsu prevent fatal encounters with police?

Elliot Fuchs: A person doesn’t need to have gone to medical school to understand the difference between influencing blood flow vs. oxygen flow with pressure to the throat. But there are other ways to learn this, and practicing jiu-jitsu is one of them. Police officers...