Posts under Privacy tag.

Use Google Privacy Settings Wizard to harden your settings

There are many speculations regarding the privacy policies of the search giant. To counter these, Google has released a Google Privacy Settings Wizard that will help you assess your current settings and allows you to make changes wherever possible. Google […]

Change Windows 10 Privacy Settings and protect your privacy

Windows 10 come with many welcome changes, including a new Settings app. One of the best changes includes the Privacy Settings which give a privacy control to users. Microsoft has said that Windows 10 data collection cannot be stopped. So how […]

How to protect yourself from NSA spying & snooping

Ever since it has been made public that the US National Security Agency has a surveillance program named NSA Prism, that is checking out data packets moving into and outside of USA, the security and privacy concerns have increased not […]

AVG Crumble Behavior Tracking Blocker Chrome Extension

People searching ways to avoid being tracked, can try latest offering from AVG – AVG Crumble. AVG’s new Chrome extension puts a stop to online cookie tracking and allows you to “surf without surveillance”. The browser extension is developed by […]

Windows Phone Privacy Settings

Windows Phone Privacy Settings

Smartphone adoption has increased substantially in the last few years. We use the Smartphones to talk, text, click pictures, access the Internet, check emails and more. We usually have a lot of our personal information stored on our Smartphones and […]

Windows 8 Safety Settings

With the increasing influence of the Internet in our lives, online safety and privacy is becoming a very important topic to ponder upon. It is essential to maintain the privacy online, especially when we are sharing so much of our […]

Strengthen Outlook.com Privacy & Security Settings

Outlook.com is one of the best services provided by Microsoft. It offers a secure email service with modern interface and powerful features. Outlook.com respects its users’ privacy and thus it don’t scan the content of your email messages, address book, […]

Bing Privacy Settings: Enjoy safe and private Internet searching

With the Internet, came the incredible social and economic development in many different ways. At the same time using the Internet is not risk-free. With the increasing use of the internet, there has been a substantial increase in fraudulent activities.  […]

How to block Canvas Fingerprinting in Firefox browser

Archaic methods of tracking users via cache and cookies mechanisms are always there. But of late, there has been a new invasive method for tracking users across the Internet – Canvas fingerprinting. The mechanism takes advantage of the Canvas API in […]