In my latest blog for Startpage, I look at why even though privacy laws are good, we shouldn't be relying on lawmakers to protect us.
A great law today can be overturned tomorrow.
That's why we should be choosing services that act ethically because it's the right thing to do, not because they are being compelled.
Tonight we pushed our new email section live, getting rid of the table and bringing everything to our card design.
Next, we will be evaluating each recommendation again and updating information about encryption and other offerings.
“Protecting Your Privacy With a Virtual Machine While Using Zoom” by @dngray is live and explores all sorts of privacy flaws with the communications software businesses seem to love! Read more on the #PrivacyTools blog: https://blog.privacytools.io/protecting-your-privacy-while-using-zoom-at-home/
Our founder @danarel wrote about privacy in the home (especially with children) for the Startpage blog.
hey all, I wrote about privacy in my home for Startpage.
Having children online can seem overwhelming, but honestly we can take some simple steps to keep them safe online and ensure they aren't having their privacy rights violated.
Pushed a large update to https://www.TryLinux.today
Added a new hardware section for Linux computers and cleaned up some inactive OS recommendations.
This is my day job work station (MacBook Pro). No real work area since my wife works from home and has the home office. So I work at the kitchen table for now. #showyourworkspace
Using Zoom? Here are the privacy issues you need to be aware of - https://protonmail.com/blog/zoom-privacy-issues/
Announcement: Starting today, ThinkPrivacy(.io) will be moving to ThinkPrivacy(.ch).
This move comes after ethical and security concerns around .io domains were brought to our attention.
Learn more about the decision here:
I want to make Linux more accessible to everyone, but also make the complicated and ever growing field of distros easier to understand.
That's the goal or my new project, Try Linux.
Helping organizations and consumers find privacy respecting services to best meet their needs.
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