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The Little-Known Company That Enables Worldwide Mass Surveillance

The Medusa system, designed by Endace, a little-known New Zealand company and named after the mythical Greek monster with snakes instead of hair, had one main purpose: to vacuum up vast quantities of internet data ....

On-demand Anonymous Browsing

The TOR Project provides free, distributed worldwide proxies for anonymous browsing and private downloading. TOR comes with a built-in Firefox add-on, but Chrome users can get a handy on/off button for TOR with this setup.

The Pirate Bay Releases 'Piratebrowser' To Circumvent Censorship

The Pirate Bay is releasing a new tool that allows users to get around blockades: a fully-fledged browser called PirateBrowser. Essentially it's a browser based on Firefox 23, pre-configured to include a Tor client and ....

Researchers Find That Many Android VPNs Are Security Hazards, Reveal The Ten Worst Offenders

Security researchers tested 283 Android VPN apps and results showed that 38% of them contained some form of adware, malvertising, trojan, riskware, or spyware. Additionally, 67% featured at least one third-party tracking library and 82% ....

Hotspot Shield - A Free VPN Software, Unlimited Bandwidth, Advertisement Based

Hotspot Shield is a Virtual Private Network (VPN) product of Anchorfree that compresses and encrypts your computer/mobile data while connecting to the internet. The application is an advertisement based freeware and runs in the background ....

Popular VPNs Leak Data, Don't Offer Promised Privacy And Anonymity

Virtual Private Network (VPN) services can be used for circumventing Internet censorship and accessing blocked content, but researchers warn that you shouldn't believe the companies' claims that they offer privacy and anonymity.

A Site To Access FaceBook When It Is Blocked?

hi, i am trying to get on facebook, but my college laptop i loaned seems to have blocked it, and most of the proxies i have looked up are blocked too. im not familiar with ....

HTTPS Everywhere - Browser Extension For Secure Web Browsing

HTTPS Everywhere is a Firefox and Chrome extension that encrypts your communications with many major websites, making your browsing more secure. HTTPS Everywhere can protect you only when you're using sites that support HTTPS and ....

3 Ways to Unblock YouTube

You can use a proxy website to reroute your connection. Once on the website, enter the URL of the video you want to unblock, and you’re ready to go.This works for geolocation restrictions. Using a ....

Need A Proxy Site To Play FaceBook Games?

My school allows facebook but has blocked facebook games like farmville and cafe world. I have tried opening it through several proxy sites as well but they all just open facebook but do not let ....

Updated Apr 1, 2020