Tag Archives: Privacy

Opera is offering a free VPN in its browser

The Internet once used to be one massive open expanse of content, where there were no roadblocks towards accessing content. That’s one of the defining attributes of the early Internet, and it was the attribute that enthralled us. Continue reading Opera is offering a free VPN in its browser

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Are you REALLY concerned about your Privacy? Great, Blackphone is now making a Tablet

In the Post-NSA-Revelations Era, we are seeing an influx of new Privacy-focused Devices and Services, and a sharp rise in the use of such services. Continue reading Are you REALLY concerned about your Privacy? Great, Blackphone is now making a Tablet

The NSA may be secretly helping make Tor more Secure

In an age where we are being spied upon by our own leaders; Our calls, Messages, Emails being Monitored, it is odd to find something that has the capability to circumvent this surveillance, to allow us to do things anonymously. Continue reading The NSA may be secretly helping make Tor more Secure

The NSA is spying on ALL calls in the Bahamas

Featured photo - Data Pirates of the Caribbean: The NSA Is Recording Every Cell Phone Call in the Bahamas

Recently, NSA documents leaked by Edward Snowden had revealed the ghastly truth that the NSA had the necessary technology to spy and store an entire country’s phone calls for upto 30 minutes. But then, it hadn’t exactly been known which countries the NSA had targeted. This program was called SOMALGET and was more advanced than the MYSTIC program which merely stored stuff such as metadata. Continue reading The NSA is spying on ALL calls in the Bahamas

Parrot introduces the BePop, a drone that can be controlled by the Oculus Rift

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Parrot has unveiled the BePop, it’s most badass drone yet. What’s so special about it?  It can be controlled by an Oculus Rift. Seriously. You can control the drone through the Virtual Reality Headset. Continue reading Parrot introduces the BePop, a drone that can be controlled by the Oculus Rift

Facebook changes Privacy Policy of Moves, just 10 days after acquisiton

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Facebook had acquired Moves, a fitness tracking app ten days ago. Moves had promised that it would remain a separate entity and that it’s data wouldn’t be shared with Facebook.

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Snapchat gets huge update with the addition of self-destructing text and support for Video Calls

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Snapchat is a popular messaging service which is used for sending self-destructing images, which would, well self destruct themselves, leaving no trace (Unless the person at the other end takes a screenshot) Continue reading Snapchat gets huge update with the addition of self-destructing text and support for Video Calls

Facebook introduces “Nearby Friends”, a feature that notifies you when your friends are nearby

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Facebook has unveiled “Nearby Friends”, a feature which allows the burgeoning social network to reach levels of interaction not seen before. Continue reading Facebook introduces “Nearby Friends”, a feature that notifies you when your friends are nearby