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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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Terms and Conditions: Do You Know What Exactly You Are Agreeing To?

For every website that you visit, every app that you download and every phone call that you make, do you actually take the time to read the terms and condition agreement? Personally, I haven’t met one single person who can admit they have read it. In fact, if we were to read the fine print […]

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What google knows about you

What Google Knows About You

Most average Internet users don’t have much of an idea about how different websites track their behaviors, and they likely don’t know how much personal information is tracked and saved – especially by search engines like Google. Google is still the largest search engine in the world, accounting for more than 64% of all searches […]

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Save Your Privacy Policy! Stop CISPA!

Yesterday, the House of Representatives passed the cyber-security bill, CISPA, which allows corporations to break their privacy contracts. This means companies are allowed to share your private data with the government without a warrant. In result, we lose our online privacy. Co-Founder of Reddit and Internet Freedom Activist, Alexis Ohanian, publicly voices his opinion about […]

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David Gorodyansky on Bloomberg TV: Secure Your Online Presence

Yesterday, CEO of AnchorFree, David Gorodyansky discusses about the company’s history, the Hotspot Shield technology and how to secure your online presence. Everything that we do on the internet (from checking our bank accounts to surfing the web) is being tracked by websites, online advertisers or malicious hackers. This invades your online privacy and also […]

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CISPA is ba-aack!

CISPA is back, looming over your online privacy.  Beware! Last April CISPA,  (the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act) proposed allowing the US government and private corporations to bypass normal privacy protections and view all information being exchanged by US citizens.  The law made it very easy for private companies and the government to see […]

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New Version of Hotspot Shield VPN is Released! Plus Free Subscription for University Students!

The moment that we have all been waiting for is finally here! Hotspot Shield VPN Version 2.0 is now available for download in the iTunes App Store! Click here to download Hotspot Shield VPN to your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch today! New Features: Choose your country IP address (US or UK) Save money on […]

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