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A Feisty Google Adversary Tests How Much People Care About Privacy

A Feisty Google Adversary Tests How Much People Care About Privacy

DuckDuckGo is trying to attract users with a privacy-focused search engine. But taking on an internet giant isn’t easy.
How to Take Control of Where Every Link on Your Phone or Computer Opens Up

How to Take Control of Where Every Link on Your Phone or Computer Opens Up

Links make the digital world go round—links to your Twitter profile or the daily headlines or a file stored in the cloud. Being able to manage those links and open them more efficiently can be a

Google debuts ‘Code with Google’ coding education resource for teachers

Google is offering a new coding resource for educators via Code with Google, which collects Google’s own free course curriculum on teaching computer science and a variety of programs to help students

Internet group brands Mozilla ‘internet villain’ for supporting DNS privacy feature

An industry group of internet service providers has branded Firefox browser maker Mozilla an “internet villain” for supporting a DNS security standard. The U.K.’s Internet Services Providers’
‘Fingerprinting’ to Track Us Online Is on the Rise. Here’s What to Do.

‘Fingerprinting’ to Track Us Online Is on the Rise. Here’s What to Do.

Advertisers are increasingly turning to an invisible method that pulls together information about your device to pinpoint your identity.
‘Fingerprinting’ to Track Us Online Is on the Rise. Here’s What to Do.

‘Fingerprinting’ to Track Us Online Is on the Rise. Here’s What to Do.

Advertisers are increasingly turning to an invisible method that pulls together information about your device to pinpoint your identity.
‘Fingerprinting’ to Track Us Online Is on the Rise. Here’s What to Do.

‘Fingerprinting’ to Track Us Online Is on the Rise. Here’s What to Do.

Advertisers are increasingly turning to an invisible method that pulls together information about your device to pinpoint your identity.
Everything You Need to Know About Firefox Preview on Android

Everything You Need to Know About Firefox Preview on Android

Mozilla is taking another stab at mobile browsing with a new version of Firefox on Android. We’ve been playing around with the recently released early-access public build for this new Firefox,
Everything You Need to Know About Firefox Preview on Android

Everything You Need to Know About Firefox Preview on Android

Mozilla is taking another stab at mobile browsing with a new version of Firefox on Android. We’ve been playing around with the recently released early-access public build for this new Firefox,
How To Enable Content Blocking Filters and Privacy Extensions on Firefox 67.0

How To Enable Content Blocking Filters and Privacy Extensions on Firefox 67.0

Mozilla rolled out several new privacy features for the desktop version of Firefox today, including enhanced tracker protection and content blocking, a password manager, and new optional security

Firefox gets enhanced tracking protection, desktop password manager and more

It’s no secret that Mozilla sees privacy as a differentiating feature for its revitalized Firefox browser. Today, the Firefox team is launching one of its broadest sets of releases that aim to keep
The Best Browsers for Ad Blocking (That Aren't Chrome)

The Best Browsers for Ad Blocking (That Aren't Chrome)

As if we didn’t have enough reasons to move away from Chrome, Google has doubled down on changes that negatively affect how content-blocking browser extensions—including ad blockers—work in Chrome.
How to use Tor, the network that lets you browse the web anonymously

How to use Tor, the network that lets you browse the web anonymously

It's the best way to surf the internet securely. The post How to use Tor, the network that lets you browse the web anonymously appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Anonymize Your Android Browsing with Tor's New App

Anonymize Your Android Browsing with Tor's New App

After several months of testing, the first stable, public build of a Tor browser for Android is finally available on the Google Play Store.
How To Block Websites On Chrome

How To Block Websites On Chrome

Google Chrome is arguably the most popular web browser. Whether you want to increase your productivity at work or you want to set up parental control for your child, there are ample reasons why you
What Chrome’s browser changes mean for your privacy and security

What Chrome’s browser changes mean for your privacy and security

At the risk of sounding too optimistic, 2019 might be the year of the private web browser. In the beginning, browsers were a cobbled together mess that put a premium on making the contents within look
How to Spot a Fake Address Bar in Chrome on Android

How to Spot a Fake Address Bar in Chrome on Android

False login pages are a common method of phishing login credentials from users. If a website look legit, it’s easy for your muscle memory to kick in and for you to start typing your username and
How to Enable Chrome's New Dark Mode on Android

How to Enable Chrome's New Dark Mode on Android

Dark mode has stealthily rolled out to the Android version of Google Chrome as a part of the app’s most recent updates. Finally, we can all stare at our phones a little more comfortably, especially at
Get Paid to Watch Ads in the Brave Web Browser

Get Paid to Watch Ads in the Brave Web Browser

Brave, a chromium-based web browser that boasts an ad-free browsing experience, will now pay users to watch ads. That’s right—the ad-blocking browser will now be running ads, but in a more thoughtful
A new era for enterprise IT

A new era for enterprise IT

Amidst the newly minted scooter unicorns, ebbs and flows of bitcoin investments and wagers on the price of Uber's IPO, another trend has shaken up the tech industry: enterprise software successes.