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Mandatory SIM card registration policies across the world

Over the last decade, many governments have introduced policies governing prepaid SIM card registration. In short, citizens must share their…

PRIVACY | 5 min Read

What can your car know about you?

Car data refers to the information about the vehicle and its use, drivers, and passengers. Although you might treat your late-night ride…

PRIVACY | 5 min Read

What is splinternet? Internet fracturing explained

Splinternet refers to the prophecy about the internet gradually splitting into multiple and distinct entities. Dividing the global digital…

PRIVACY | 5 min Read

Do health apps put your personal data at risk?

Health apps have undeniable value in regards to helping people measure their vital signs. A simple push notification can alert you when to…

PRIVACY | 5 min Read

Why do you see more CAPTCHA tests when using a VPN?

A CAPTCHA is a test we take online to prove we are humans as opposed to bots. The web confronts us with challenges to read blurry or…

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

Explaining IPTV principles and benefits

IPTV refers to Internet Protocol television and might be a common term in cord-cutters’ vocabulary. It describes the technology behind…

PRIVACY | 4 min Read

What does net neutrality mean to you?

Net neutrality is an idea that Internet Service Providers (ISPs) should treat all traffic passing their networks equally. It means that…

PRIVACY | 5 min Read

How and why: price discrimination in e-commerce

Price discrimination refers to retailers manipulating their prices for different segments in the market. Consumer-level information…

PRIVACY | 5 min Read

How to access .onion websites? And the ones you should

.onion websites do not have a shiny badge of honor due to their connection to the dark web. They are not the typical websites we come across…

PRIVACY | 5 min Read