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April 16, 2013
by Neil Turner
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DoNotTrackMe vs Disconnect – comparing privacy extensions

As you make your way across the internet, there are many sites which will discretely track the pages that you visit, whether it’s through displaying advertising or integration with social networks. If you don’t want third-parties to be able to … Continue reading

April 2, 2013
by Neil Turner
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Transitioning away from Google

In light of Google’s decision to shut down Google Reader – and yes, I’m still bitter – it’s fair to say that I’ve been re-assessing how much I rely on Google’s services. If Reader can be shut down, then what … Continue reading

March 6, 2012
by Neil Turner
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Do Not Track Plus

So if yesterday’s post made you a bit edgy about having your browsing habits tracked by faceless third party corporations and you want to do something about it, you can do far worse than install the free Do Not Track … Continue reading