I was invited out to rub elbows with some of Atlanta’s finest as we honored one of the city’s icons, Derek Blanks. For those who don’t know, Blanks is a photographer Visual Artist who has worked with some of the biggest names in entertainment.
Martial Iconic Blueprints event series is put together by Martell Cognac, as they have been touring the county and recognizing some of the country’s best and brightest icons in all industries. Their go-to-guy for bringing these icons together is the author and self-proclaimed “Heart Healer” Rob Hill, Sr. who is an icon in his own right.
I like to consider myself a minimalist when I comes to my tech. I keep stuff simple as possible…probably because I get easily sidetracked.
As a result, I consider myself a pretty heavy Spolight user when I need to find something on my Mac, just so I can keep my desktop super clean and free of a bunch of icons. So let’s just say I was super geeked when I found a dope Mac trick that lets Spotlight fans like me quickly shutdown, restart, logout, or put my computer to sleep.
It’s all about the data…and everyone (and I mean everyone) wants to know what you’re doing, where you’re going, what you’re reading, and what you spend you money on when you browse the innanets on your smartphone or tablet.
Let them tell it, they use this information “to provide you with a better experience”. C’mon, Son. We know why they want the data – To either figure out how to sell you more stuff, or to sell your data to make more money while the buyer of your data figures out how to sell you more stuff.
If you’re not really feeling folks all up in your mobile data, deploying a VPN may just keep your data under lock and key.