Aral Balkan

Our lives are a string of experiences. Experiences with people and experiences with things. And we, as designers — as the people who craft experiences — have a profound responsibility to make every experience as beautiful, as comfortable, as painless, as empowering, and as delightful as possible.’

— This is All There Is.

I’m an activist, designer, and software developer.

I’m one third of, a tiny social enterprise working for social justice in the digital age. We use ethical design to create post-cloud technology for a democratic, just, and egalitarian future.

We just released our first app, Better, a tracker blocker (traditionally referred to as an ad blocker or content blocker) for Safari on iPhone, iPad, and Mac. You can buy it on the App Store or download it for free from our source code repository.

Beyond The Clouds

Beyond The Clouds — 56 mins. 16th April, 2016.
PS. You’re watching this without getting tracked thanks to the Universal Video Player.



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