Category: Privacy

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IRS to Stop Snooping your Cellphone

Stingray:   Think your cellphone is secure? Think again. Your phone’s location can be found with a Stingray device.  The Stingray is a cellphone tower simulator.  It can also interrupt your calls and text messages....

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NSA Bulk Phone Record Collection Halted Sunday

The USA Freedom Act, that passed in June, demanded the NSA to stop its bulk phone records collection program on Sunday. The Obama administration said on Friday that it would proceed with the scheduled...

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Finally, Bitcoin on a Debit Card

It seems like the American Dollar is riding high at the moment.  Unemployment is at an all-time low and interest rates are almost non-existent.  Nothing lasts forever. Some people prefer to use an alternate...

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Who should use TOR?

“All people who use Tor are criminals” Not so fast. Many people could take advantage of the TOR network.  Anonymous browsing has many great advantages TOR is short for The Onion Router and was originally...

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A layman’s guide to encrypting your hard drive

Your data is important and it needs to be secure.  Large companies have IT departments that work around the clock to keep everything secure on their servers.  Likewise, you should keep your data secure....

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Tor! What is it good for? Absolutely everything

While the Dark web may seem mysterious, it offers a level of security in our world.  1984 may have gotten it right, although 30 years premature.  Big brother really is watching. Edward Snowden, former...