Daily App: PowerGuard (iOS): Privacy Made Simple

Daily App: PowerGuard (iOS): Privacy Made Simple

As cellphones get more powerful and one uses them for more purposes, the questions of privacy and security become more important than ever. So it is hardly surprising that the security app business is booming with apps claiming to do everything from cleaning viruses to backing up data to wiping your phone clean if it gets stolen, being available on […]

     
 
 

FreedomPop Unveils Cheap Privacy Phone For $189, Challenges BlackPhone

FreedomPop Unveils Cheap Privacy Phone For $189, Challenges BlackPhone

Privacy is one of the most talked-about topics these, as we expose more and more of our personal data through online accounts and smart mobile devices that we carry around with us always. Back in the beginning we saw Geeksphone and a reputed security expert team up for the Blackphone, which we also saw at the Mobile World Congress from […]

     
 
 

Blackphone Smartphone Protects Your Privacy From NSA, Carriers and Advertising

Blackphone Smartphone Protects Your Privacy From NSA, Carriers and Advertising    

There’s been quite a lot of talk lately with regard to our privacy, and here at Technology Personalized we have featured some interesting stories on this subject in the past, such as non-US Based email providers you can trust your privacy on, privacy tips for iOS 7 and also Android apps that can help protect your privacy. Now, we’re hearing […]

     
 
 

13 Best Privacy Tips for Your iOS 7

13 Best Privacy Tips for Your iOS 7

Apple’s iPhone is a masterpiece of technology which is constantly upgrading and moving towards perfection with every update. An example for this statement is the new iOS 7 that brought plenty of new features and capabilities. The bad thing that came with all of these goodies is that privacy could be seriously threatened by a large number of features and settings […]

     
 
 

Safeplug is a Cheap device that Brings the Tor Anonymity Network at Home

Safeplug is a Cheap device that Brings the Tor Anonymity Network at Home

I’ve bet you’ve already heard about proxy servers and VPN solutions for a safe browsing, solutions which usually hide your IP address and location from any curious website that wants to know it. Among these benefits, VPN servers can also encrypt the connection and make sure that everything sent out the line cannot be interpreted easily. Well, Safeplug, the device […]

     
 
 

The Best non-US Based Email Providers you can Trust your Privacy on

The Best non-US Based Email Providers you can Trust your Privacy on

Nowadays, we use our email address for everything, from simple messages between family members or colleagues to important data containing bank accounts, personal information and so forth. Considering that earlier this year the US National Security Agency (NSA) was caught snooping around on millions of Americans through telecommunications networks and massive data, more and more people are searching for non-US […]

 
     
 
 

13 Android Apps to Protect Your Privacy

13 Android Apps to Protect Your Privacy

Privacy is an important factor in this day and age, as more and more personal information is stored on computers or mobile devices. One device though, keeps a lot of information about its owner, and that is the smartphone. Just think of this: it knows your contacts, your messages, your email accounts, your location and your financial state or credit […]

 
     
 
 

Strengthen your Online Privacy: 5 Important Things to do

Strengthen your Online Privacy: 5 Important Things to do

Regardless of how tough is the anti-virus you use, how strict you are at sharing and receiving files from others, how carefully you deal with the links in the emails you receive, and what kind of Operating System you use, criminal minds will always find ways to fool you. In recent times, most of the hacks and crimes that we […]

     
 
 

Are Online Advertisers Stalking You?

Are Online Advertisers Stalking You?

A few days back I purchased an external hard drive. Since then, all the websites I visit have started displaying me hard drive and storage media ads. It feels as if they know what I’ve been doing. Weird, eh? Not really. Let’s take a step back and see how a website like ours generate revenue. Unlike television, you don’t pay […]