Daniel Aleksandersen

Who is Daniel?

Hi. I’m a specialist in obscure details. Which is just a nicer way of saying “obsessive perfectionist, and an observer of and enthusiast for obscure subjects.”

I write regularly about the things that interest me at any given time over at Slight Future.

I strongly dislike the concept of locking everyone into “ecosystems” delivered by huge multinational companies and advocate for the open web and privacy online.

Recent activities

GitHub activity

Commented on issue piwik/piwik#9796

Here is a rough unfiltered list. The first 20 results were all this very issue (didn’t bother clicking through the 100 remaining threads), but your…

Commented on webpage

Re: Signal for Desktop is here!

I don’t use Chrome as I live in Firefox. I thought we’d moved beyond locking services to one browser by now.Google have already announced that they’ll discontinue Chrome Apps by 2018. Isn’t Si…

Google+ post

10.06.2016 22:47

Nine years ago I was part of an idealistic group of web advocates looking to free the web from the tyranny of the big silos. We saw web identity as a core part of the web’…