I bid you farewell Twitter

By Vadim Dovganyuk

5 years ago, I started out on the Twitter social media platform. At this time, I was officially too young to be using this website, which eventually came back to bite me when the European Union (EU) introduced the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which left me several weeks without a Twitter profile, until I…

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YouTube’s downfall is only part of Google’s ongoing problem

By Vadim Dovganyuk

Once Google was the leader among the search engines and their future looked rosy. Hence them expanding, buying enterprises like YouTube. However, that was previously, and while Google started this year in good standings, Google is spiralling down fast, which even sources within the Google Corporation don’t deny. The company quite possibly will be following…

Twitter is dying and it only has itself to blame

By Vadim Dovganyuk

In 2016 I offered my services to prevent botting on Twitter. Having been a bot-user myself, it was something I knew, and know, how to prevent, and it reached Twitter quite rapidly, asking me if I was interested in a job, a job that required me to resettle to the USA. Because of the requirement…

Unavailability

By VoiceOfPatience

During the upcoming days Vadim will be unavailable due to family-related personal circumstances. He will be available again by the evening of the 3rd of June. While he is unavailable, he will not be able to interact with you, as he is fully disconnected from the internet until the end of his current circumstances. However,…

Who are behind the current “Youth problem”?

By Vadim Dovganyuk

Nowadays it is a true blaming game… Yes, as most of you could have guessed already, who is responsible for the fact that many young persons are highly offensive… Are it the parents? – No. Are it the teachers? – No. Are it the family? – No. Are it the young persons themselves? – Partially,…

Cyber Safety: Does it even exist?

By Vadim Dovganyuk

I was just reading my timeline at Twitter, when I noticed this through one of my friend’s tweets. At first I was baffled, but then I noticed the date being 2013, but also thought of something far more important… If you survey children about cyber safety and would ask them certain facts, would you really…

Неделя заморозки страницы ВКонтакте просто за то, что я украинец

By Vadim Dovganyuk

Спустя неделю мою страницу наконец-то разморозили. Очевидно, что заморозка была несправедливой, по причине того, что я вступил в группу приятеля, которая была обвинена в рассылке спама, хотя спустя 1 час после удаления и была восстановлена. Мне пришлось оправдываться перед службой поддержки Вконтакте, по пути получая угрозы быть забаненным навсегда… Стало совершенно ясно, что все это…

The faking of Russians – How to keep yourself safe.

By Vadim Dovganyuk

Russians… The moment I have to write this word, it already comes to my own attention this is going to cause some people looking with a dirty look… Hold on before you do, as this is not negative nor positive to any nationality. It is actually either a like or dislike, Russians, but when it…

10 questions answered – Social Media Edition

By Vadim Dovganyuk

Over the past weeks I received several questions related to my social media activities, I have decided to answer 10 of them. 1 – Do you use your real name at social media? No, I do not use the name I have at my passport. I however do use my real name. I have undergone…