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AnchorFree closes $295M investment led by WndrCo

AnchorFree’s market-leading mobile security products have over 650M downloads, growing by 250K downloads per day REDWOOD CITY, CALIF. – Sept. 5, 2018 – AnchorFree, the mobile privacy and security leader, announced today that it has closed a $295 million investment led by WndrCo with participation from Accel, 8VC, SignalFire, Green Bay Ventures, and other leading technology […]

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How AnchorFree’s $295M investment will help reach 1 billion users

AnchorFree impacts millions of users by delivering secure and private access to information around the globe. During some of the world’s largest privacy violations, security breaches, and global events where information was censored, AnchorFree’s Hotspot Shield application enabled citizens of the world to stay secure, private, and free.   Few Companies have played such an […]

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FCC claims repealing net neutrality has miraculously fixed broadband market

Just a handful of weeks after the scrapping of net neutrality regulations that prevented ISPs from creating internet fast lanes and throttling traffic, the FCC is now claiming that its changes are leading to a resurgence in the broadband internet market. The report states that “the marketplace is already responding to the more deployment-friendly regulatory […]

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AnchorFree CEO David Gorodyansky Supporting Online Privacy at SXSW 2015

This March, our very own David Gorodyansky presented a panel discussion at the 2015 SXSW Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas. Gorodyansky co-founded AnchorFree at the age of 23 with a single mission in mind: to make Internet freedom and online privacy a reality for every computer user on the planet. As CEO, Gorodyansky nurtured AnchorFree from […]

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David Gorodyansky on Bloomberg TV: Measuring the Continued Growth of VPN’s

On July 9th, AnchorFree CEO David Gorodyansky, appeared on Bloomberg TV’s “Taking Stock.” In his interview with Primm Fox, he discussed the continued growth of Virtual Private Networking and change in trend of Hotspot Shield users. In response to Primm’s question, “Does anyone qualify?” Gorodyansky asserted that VPN‘s are for everyone. In the past, business […]

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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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Confessions of a broadband borrower: Misusing an unsecured WiFi network has its risks

Yes, I confess, I’ve been a broadband “borrower” for much of my life, jumping on open, unsecured WiFi networks while waiting in airports or hotels or sometimes even outside a stranger’s apartment building. And, I never thought about the security risks from this activity. I’ve called it borrowing because of the connection to “The Borrowers”, […]

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