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Egypt Blocks Encrypted Messaging App, Signal

Following a trend of increased internet censorship in the Middle East, the Egyptian government blocked the secure messaging app Signal at the end of last year.

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8 Best Ways to Protect Your Smartphone

Take a second to think about just how important — and personal — the data on your phone is. Now ask yourself, Am I protecting it properly? If you’re even a little bit unsure, follow these eight tips for protecting your smartphone.

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Protect Your Entire Device with Tenta's Device Wide Built In VPN

We've expanded Tenta Browser's built in VPN to provide even more protection. Opt-in beta testers can now use Device Wide VPN and Per Zone VPN free for a limited time.

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Websites Know More About You Than You Think

You might know that websites are tracking the sites you're using, but did you know they're also tracking your exact location? That's just the start, though, because the websites you're visiting know much more about you than you think.


How to Protect Yourself from Ransomware

The concept of holding someone for ransom is a familiar part of our cultural lexicon at this point. We've all seen the movies - someone gets kidnapped, the kidnappers call with a demand, the hero raises to rescue the victim before it's too late. But these days, a more realistic storyline would be not about holding a person for ransom but instead about holding someone's data for ransom. It's called ransomware, and here's how to protect yourself from it.

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Snooper's Charter Receives Royal Assent

The Investigatory Powers Bill, commonly referred to as the Snooper's Charter, became an act on December 3, 2016, despite being heavily petitioned by UK citizens concerned about increased online surveillance.

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Snooper's Charter Threatens Online Privacy the UK

The Investigatory Powers Bill aims to track your online activity. Commonly referred to as the Snooper's Charter, the bill is currently awaiting royal assent before becoming an act.

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Tips for Safe and Secure Online Shopping

Online shopping is convenient way to get the best deals without having brave the crowds. If you like to shop online, here are our tips on how to keep secure and safe.

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Why Online Privacy is Important Regardless of Who is President

Online security companies have seen an uptick in signups since the election earlier this month. But as Edward Snowden pointed out in a recent interview, online privacy should be a priority regardless of who sits in the White House. Here are some concrete steps you can take.

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