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What Do College Students Think About Online Privacy & Security?

There is a widespread belief that young people care little about online privacy and security. If Millennials truly cared about their privacy, they wouldn’t share so much personal information freely over the internet, the argument goes. To find out the truth, we polled 1200+ students at 523 colleges and universities in the US and UK* […]

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Top Travel Nightmares That Could Happen To You

Vacations can be fun and relaxing, but certain problems and disasters could  turn your vacation into a huge nightmare. Hotspot Shield wants you to enjoy your vacation in the safest and most stress-free way. So, we would like to share with you the top travel nightmares to watch out for when planning your next trip […]

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Teen Social Sharing Trends and How to Take Charge of Your Teenager’s Safety and Security Online

Social media has become one of the most essential communication tools for people in the world today. While many of us connect with family, old friends, and even work associates through Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites, teenagers are experiencing a world that is much different than anything today’s adults ever faced. Most of […]

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Hotspot Shield Featured on Fox Business

CEO and Co-Founder of AnchorFree, David Gorodyansky, recently appeared on Fox Business’s Small Business Big Ideas to explain how Hotspot Shield allows consumers to take control of their privacy and keep hackers and online trackers away. It’s important for consumers to understand that everything done online can be tracked and accessed by hackers and cyber […]

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Hotspot Shield hits 10 million mobile installs!

Today we’ve reached another milestone. Hotspot Shield hits 10 million installs on iOS and Android within just a year and a half of launching our mobile apps! Not many mobile security products are able to reach 10 million installs, so we are very proud of this accomplishment. Ever since we launched Hotspot Shield for iOS and Android, […]

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Federal Trade Commission: Identity theft complaints up by over 33%

Identity theft complaints grew by one-third during 2012 and again it was the number one issue in the United States. This rate of increase is almost three times the growth rate from 2010-2011 (12%). Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) Top 10 Consumer Complaints Report for 2012, released today. The FTC Consumer Sentinel Network Data Book – an […]

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