Is it Safe to Use Facebook on Tor?

Awhile ago, I was reading an article about Tor, and it had said that one of the most popular “Tor hidden services” was Facebook (go figure). I’ve known for awhile that you could use Facebook with Tor, but my question about it is that because most people use their real names on Facebook, would using […]

OpenNIC Project: DNS Neutrality!

Lately, the subject of internet censorship has been on my mind a lot, and that shouldn’t be surprising, given this whole net neutrality debate. So, I was intrigued when a friend introduced me to OpenNIC, which aims to be an alternative, decentralized DNS root. OpenNIC is a user-owned and controlled top-level network information center (NIC). […]

The Great Ad Block Battle!

So, recently a reader of mine asked, on my earlier post Privacy Tools: Ghostery vs. Adblock Plus, which was the best of these two. Plus, she wanted to know what the differences between each one were. I thought this would be a good opportunity to do a comparison of not only those two extensions, but […]