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Japanese mobile network installs tech on Android devices to track users without consent

by: John DyeMay 20, 2016
Operator NTT Docomo has revealed that they are able to toggle GPS tracking on smartphones without the user being aware that they are being tracked.

How to protect your privacy using Android

by: Robert TriggsMarch 11, 2016
We keep an awful lot of personal information on our mobiles these days and they consequently know quite a lot about us, so these days it pays to keep your data protected.

Is the cost of phone privacy worth paying?

by: Simon HillAugust 14, 2015
Government agencies, the legal establishment, and law enforcement are railing against smartphone encryption, claiming it aids criminals, but should we be asked to give up our privacy in the name of the law?
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Why doesn’t Verizon make their “supercookie” an opt-in program?

by: William Neilson JrFebruary 3, 2015
With a market expected to reach $11 billion by 2016, Verizon is desperate to have as many customers as possible tracked by their supercookies.
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Krypton Anonymous Browser – Indie app of the day

by: Joe HindyDecember 20, 2014
Today's indie app of the day is Krypton Anonymous Browser. This browser focuses on privacy and has features like tracker blocking and Tor built in!
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Intel’s McAfee Labs makes it security threat predictions for 2015 – singles out IoT

by: Gary SimsDecember 10, 2014
McAfee labs has released its 2015 Threat Predictions analysis. In it the company singles out IoT as one area which will see a rapid increase in attacks.
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Ghostery Browser released to the Play Store, here’s our quick look!

by: Joe HindyDecember 3, 2014
Ghostery has released their privacy-centric Ghostery Browser to the Google Play Store and Amazon App Store today. Check out our quick look video!
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Verizon’s shady privacy practices continue to draw controversy

by: William Neilson JrOctober 24, 2014
Verizon tells customers that they "may require enrollment" in Verizon Selects when no choice whether to join or not actually exists. You must join.
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Ghostery wants more web browsing transparency, will release browser later this year

by: Joe HindyJuly 29, 2014
Ghostery is an add on that helps you browse the web with more transparency. Check out what they have to say about online privacy and their upcoming browser.
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Verizon selling even more privacy data to marketing agencies, opt-out terms unclear

by: William Neilson JrApril 28, 2014
Verizon is “enhancing” their Relevant Mobile Advertising program, allowing Verizon to collect and hand over your online habits to marketers with creppy precision.
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