Anonymity

12.13.15
Tor's new executive director is a digital privacy legend
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Tor's new executive director is a digital privacy legend

The anonymity network project has picked Shari Steele, the EFF's former leader, as its executive director.

By J. Fingas,   12.13.15
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04.26.15
Your Tor-based email isn't as secure as you think
04.26.15

Your Tor-based email isn't as secure as you think

A recent security breach just provided a painful reminder that Tor's anonymity network isn't compl...

By J. Fingas,   04.26.15
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03.23.15
Pakistan orders cellphone users to provide their fingerprints
03.23.15

Pakistan orders cellphone users to provide their fingerprints

Pakistan is determined to prevent terrorists from using untraceable cellphone accounts to coordina...

By J. Fingas,   03.23.15
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03.09.15
Self-destructing site shows how long it takes Google to find you
03.09.15

Self-destructing site shows how long it takes Google to find you

Wondering how long it would take for Google's search engine to find your website if you didn't pro...

By J. Fingas,   03.09.15
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10.31.14
Oh, the irony: Facebook works on the world's biggest anonymity network
10.31.14

Oh, the irony: Facebook works on the world's biggest anonymity network

Facebook, the site where people share their entire personal lives for everyone to gawp at, is now...

By D. Cooper,   10.31.14
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10.07.14
Engadget Daily: Facebook tackles anonymity, Vaio post-Sony, and more!
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10.07.14

Engadget Daily: Facebook tackles anonymity, Vaio post-Sony, and more!

Zuckerberg and Co. are in hot water regarding the social giant's real-name policy, but it looks li...

By A. Bowen,   10.07.14
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10.07.14
Facebook's reportedly working on a mobile app for anonymity
10.07.14

Facebook's reportedly working on a mobile app for anonymity

Social media giant Facebook drew ire from some users recently due to its strict real name policy....

By B. Gilbert,   10.07.14
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08.22.14
If Secret isn't anonymous, we're all screwed
08.22.14

If Secret isn't anonymous, we're all screwed

People have been airing their dirty laundry and slinging shade on Secret -- an anonymous sharing a...

By C. Velazco,   08.22.14
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08.20.14
Parties for Secret users get you spilling the beans in real life
08.20.14

Parties for Secret users get you spilling the beans in real life

Part of the allure of Secret's app is supposed to be the anonymity; you can confess your innermost...

By J. Fingas,   08.20.14
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