Privacy

How You Can Protect Your Privacy using Blockchain Technology?

October 9, 2018
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Gartner says that “Blockchain’s business value-add will grow to $176 billion by 2025”. Blockchain technology comes with great potential that can have a positive impact on various industries and departments of government. However, the basic understanding of what blockchain is and how it can help with private data protection is still not clear among the […]

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How is Blockchain Technology Reshaping Enterprise World?

March 24, 2018

Blockchain, the technology that entered the market as the backbone of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, is now eking out space in a wide range of industries and fields. The technology is gradually disrupting different business verticals, such as Finance, Supply Chain, Healthcare, Real Estate, Media, Entertainment, Government, etc. Blockchain technology is not just adding value to […]

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Best 5 VPN You Must Try

January 11, 2017
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There are many various benefits to using a VPN when browsing the Internet, which is why more and more people are starting to do just that. A VPN will significantly increase the security of your connection by splitting all the data you transmit over the web into packets, using a process called encapsulation. This makes […]

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Online Security & Privacy For Students, Does It Really Matter?

January 3, 2017
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Online privacy as a matter of fact has always been underrated whenever we talk about students. But in this modern age, online privacy is as important for students as it is for individuals or businesses. Reason being that students rely heavily on technologies and gadgets to interact with their social circle. Some of the scenarios […]

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How Your Online Privacy Is Under Threat?

September 19, 2012
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Online privacy is very important in this era when a person is regularly using the internet. Online privacy is the right of privacy of a person over their personal data like name, age, sex, address and other data. It is very important to maintain one’s privacy as the data can be used for many unwarranted […]

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How Can You Protect Your Online Privacy?

April 5, 2012
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With the advent of new century, everything has gone online. From online shopping to online friendship, things have definitely become easier, more importantly faster. However, it has not come with the advantages only. Like any other thing, it has a different aspect as well and that deals with your privacy. Does it not bother you […]

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Friday Flick Find: “Don’t be evil?” – Eric Schmidt parody

September 10, 2010
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Consumer Watchdog in the United States is behind this cartoon parody video of Google’s CEO, Eric Schmidt. The video makes it clear that nothing is free and even though the kids does get “free” ice cream, they’re actually paying by giving up information about themselves. Sound familiar…? The video also features the well-known comment from […]

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Facebook Simplifies Privacy Settings [Video]

May 30, 2010
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A good move by Facebook, I think. They have been through a lot with their privacy settings over recent years, both because they forced you to share your “Pages” with everyone, no way of hiding it to the public, and because the privacy settings were just too advanced and too many. Now, a few days […]

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Facebook Privacy Settings Exploit (Video)

May 7, 2010
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On a big site like Facebook (read more posts about Facebook), there will always be some kind of exploit available, just waiting to be found – sometimes already found by somebody. Once such an exploithas been fixed by Facebook, it’s just a matter of time before another one appears. It happens for everybody and I […]

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3 Facebook Privacy Settings Everybody Should Know (+ Fun Videos)

March 23, 2010
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A few months ago, Facebook popped up on most user’s screens, asking to modify privacy settings according to new settings offered by Facebook. Undoubtedly, many users just clicked through it and adapted the privacy settings suggested by Facebook, probably leaving your profile more open than it was before. No matter what, it’s a good idea […]

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Do You Want Facebook To Use Your Photos In Ads?

July 27, 2009

Chances are that with your current privacy settings, you’re allowing Facebook and it’s partners to use YOUR PHOTOS in their advertising material, i.e. some of the ads you see in the right column of Facebook. There’s two things you can do about it, unless you don’t care: 1) Add a watermark to all your pictures, […]

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