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People are finally waking up – You need a personal VPN for public wifi

As you might have guessed, because I have a website dedicated to news and products about online privacy and security, I follow the news and other websites on this topic.  Though in the past such articles were few and far between – coming from blogs like mine, about privacy online – recently a lot of tech blogs have picked up on the topic as well.  Just about every day I get news to my inbox (from Google Alerts) where some...

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Online Profiling

Here an interesting article from Computer Weekly – what can I say – I read a lot.  Rather than report the whole article, I’ll just send you straight to the source.  AVG recently released a ‘no track’ feature that can allow you to surf the internet without worry of which websites, companies, or government agencies are tracking you.  They gives some pretty good examples of who might be interested in using this...

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Google taking a stab at our privacy – again

What can I say – I use Google every day. But with each new service comes more criticism about what they do with our data, and how much they know about us.  This very interesting article talks about Google’s new cloud storage app, Google Drive.  I guess Google has to be into everything. I can’t blame them – If I had the resources the have available to them, I would be developing awesome stuff too. However, they...

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ACTA and Internet Privacy – Monitoring The Internet On A Global Scale

I know I had a super interesting title and you prepped yourself for an in depth article on ACTA, but I can’t say that you’ll find it here. But I can say that you can find a great write up at Reuters.  With PIPA, SOPA, CISPA, and ACTA, it’s hard to keep track of who’s trying to track out internet these days.  One interesting thing I did learn from the article is that ACTA was not ratified in The US, Japan, or the 27...

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Private Surfing Resources

I found a really cool post today – not much info in the actual post, but here Tim Burt gives a look at a what’s happening in with privacy and security on the internet this week.  For those interested in news concerning the topic of privacy online, this post is worth checking out.  There are links to quite a few useful Privacy Articles here. ………. Previous...

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