Our internet and search privacy is worth fighting for and SearchLock has, up to this day, been fighting for it. With the battle getting harder each day, we are worried that our search privacy is being stepped on and discarded.
A Google search started it all. Back in March 2014, the CIA installed a Google program that provided a convenient way of searching files related to their torture program. Theoretically, the program enabled to access only to CIA files. In
Edward Snowden gave tips on privacy during an interview with Jane Mayer as part of the New Yorker Festival. His first response was a call for a reform of government policies. He pointed out that some people say, “I don’t have anything
Google chairman Eric Schmidt gave some rather erroneous advice when he was asked about Google’s potential to track and pass information to intelligence agencies during an interview at the Cato Institute in Washington, D.C. “If you’re concerned, for whatever reason,
You’re watching your favorite show on the DVR, and the main character mentions something about tinea cruris. You’re curious. You grab your smartphone and Google it. Tomorrow, you’re spammed with ads for jock itch treatments. How did this happen? If
Many actions have been taken since Edward Snowden showed the world the extent of the U.S. government’s online surveillance. One of the most famous and controversial of these actions is the integration and use of the Tor network. Recently, a
Whether you are a businessperson, a worker, a student, or a just a regular browser of websites, a Virtual Private Network (VPN) will provide valuable convenience. VPN is a group of computers networked together over a public network—a configuration otherwise
Much like SearchLock, other apps, such as Ghostery and Disconnect.me, promote privacy and anonymity online. They help detect trackers and block advertisements from companies. Ghostery and Disconnect work differently as they help you get rid of trackers in your browser.
Lenovo would disagree, but SuperFish has been described as malware or an adware pusher and you should understand what it really does and how to stop it. First of all, SuperFish came pre-installed on Lenovo consumer laptops between September and
Apple’s commitment to their customer’s privacy Despite Government information requests, Apple commits to its users privacy by protecting their users’ personal data such as photos, messages (including attachments), email, contacts, call history, iTunes content, notes, and reminders in the new iOS 8