The Wall Street Journal recently reported on a trend of iPhone pin codes being stolen.
Step-by-step guide to configure your Raspberry Pi to boot from USB first.
You might be hesitant to install GrapheneOS on your mobile device. This video is a tour of the OS right after installation. GrapheneOS comes with everything you need to get started!
Raspberry Pi Imager is a free software tool that allows you to easily download and install operating systems on your Raspberry Pi computer.
In today's age, when clickbait titles get all the attention, one of the most valuable skills you can have is spotting when someone may be trying to manipulate you.
The Raspberry Pi 4 is a compact and powerful computer that can be used for a variety of applications.
Self-hosting can be the best option for privacy. When you decide to self-host you will have some added work in terms of security, uptime, and east of use.
Good privacy starts with great security. Vanadium, a Chromium-based browser, offers the best sandbox implementation among the competition.
Brave is a free and open-source web browser developed by Brave Software, Inc. based on the Chromium web browser.
While the 'Do Not Track' feature was originally released with the best of intentions, you should now make sure you have it disabled. With IE10, Microsoft killed the feature. At this point, having it enabled does more harm than good.
GrapheneOS provides access to additional permission toggles that AOSP doesn't have. One of those toggles is sensors. A recently released feature now allows you to deny the sensors permission by default.
The first task on every privacy blog is “get a VPN”. I no longer think this advice holds true. While there are scenarios where a VPN service can be beneficial, a lot of the original use cases are no longer valid.
Are you storing your crypto securely? Curious about the threats each type of crypto wallet faces?
Tornado Cash is a fully decentralized, non-custodial, open source cryptocurrency tumbler that functions on networks that are compatible with the Ethereum Virtual Machine.
Is there an app that makes you cringe that you have it installed because of the privacy issues with it? Progressive Web Apps might be a great alternative for you.
There are a lot of eReaders out there, but which ones can help you maintain your privacy? In this video I discuss what I personally use, and why I use the kobo clara HD.
GrapheneOS provides access to two additional permission toggles that are not available on stock Android OS.
Your username and password is only one layer of protection, add a second layer with MFA.
Is that family photo a simple personalization to your wallpaper, or is that being used to track you?
If you're curious what apps I use on my personal device, here they are.
Understanding how data is stored on your mobile device is the first step in understanding how it can affect you. Different laws and policy changes can impact how your data is used and accessed, such a Roe v Wade.
Apple's new iCloud Private Relay service lets users having iOS 15, iPadOS 15, or macOS Monterey on their devices and an iCloud+ membership to connect to the internet and surf with Safari in a more secure and private manner.
If you're looking to regain your privacy, it's time to use Nextcloud. Storing your contacts with Google or Apple gives them all the details on whom you're in contact with.
GrapheneOS can look a little intimidating at first. I'll cover the default apps that come with the OS and the app stores to install to get you started.
DuckDuckGo has released a browser. At this time it's only for Mac, but they say a Windows version is coming soon.
uBlock Origin does more than you might realize. Preventing bounce tracking is a huge feature of it, often overlooked.
Cookies may be on their way out, but tracking users is not. As with most thing, if one method gets restricted companies always seem to find another way.
Cookies directly affect your privacy. Not all cookies are equal, and they all serve different purposes. Cookies perform important and sometimes necessary services on the internet.
In response to the 'faked emergency data demands', Apple and Meta gave basic subscriber facts, such as a customer's address, phone number, and IP address, in mid-2021.
If you're looking to regain your privacy, it's time to use Nextcloud. Storing your calendar events with Google or Apple gives them all the details on whom you're in contact with.
It's time to DeGoogle your phone and take back some of your privacy. CalyxOS contains features and options not found in most mobile device manufacturers' official firmware.
According to a recently unearthed FBI training paper, US law enforcement has limited access to the content of encrypted communication on specific platforms.