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  • Can I Hide my Browsing History from my Internet Provider?

    You have most likely noticed that advertising on the Internet matches a lot with your recent search queries. It is not surprising, as most search engines track your online activity. Fortunately, you can turn off the search tracking of your browser. However, you may still see teaser advertising while surfing the net. It is happening […]

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    How to Access Instagram in China

    It’s hard to imagine life today without our social networks. People share their thoughts, communicate with friends and even idols, or read the news and other content. Sharing photos is especially favored in social networks. Instead of writing a long description about where you are, who you are with, what you are doing and so […]

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    Why is it Time to Surf the Web Anonymously?

    Today we are wondering what will happen with our privacy on the Internet because the Federal Communications Commission’s vote to repeal the net neutrality rules in December 2017. So now, according to the FCC vote, Internet service providers can block online content or charge websites for faster delivery to consumers. Large tech companies, like Facebook, […]

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    Three Ways to Bypass Great Firewall of China

    Almost everyone knows about the Great Wall of China. But have you heard about the Great Firewall of China (GFW)? It is part of The Golden Shield Project, maybe, the largest system of censorship in the world. Its main goal is to secure, control and censor the Internet in mainland China. Great Firewall is mainly […]

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    Proxy vs. VPN

    Have you ever thought about how much time you spend online each day? According to recent research, the average adult in the U.S. spends almost five hours on the Internet per day using a computer, a smartphone or a tablet. Some people are even online a majority of the day because it is the fastest […]