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Lèse-majesté

Some time back, I learnt that insulting the monarchy in Thailand is a grave criminal offense. At the time, I was taking a quick look at the headlines on the BBC news website and my initial amusement turned into horror when I saw that the offender in question had been sentenced to a lengthy jail […]

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One Week Later

A kid in a posh home somewhere in Kampala probably switched on his PlayStation around 1900hrs on 13th January 2020 to play an online game with friends only to realise he/she couldn’t connect even though the home WiFi signal was as strong as ever. Ditto for an exhausted developer in a different suburb who was […]