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Skipsoft Unified Android Toolkit – Review

The Skipsoft Unified Android Toolkit is the swiss army knife for modifying your android, allowing users to install custom ROMs and revert back to the stock android OS version of your choice with ease. Beyond this, the Skipsoft Toolkit can allow you to root each device or unroot when needed on demand, install and update […]

Is There Anonymity in Cryptocurrencies?

Bitcoin is the most popular cryptocurrency in use today. It was the first and now one of many cryptocurrencies available. Bitcoin has nearly become a mainstream viable monetary system of trade only lacking in widespread merchant participation, however it is also the most accepted cryptocurrency with merchants throughout the world. Bitcoin ATMs are starting to […]

Ricochet – No Metadata Messenger over Tor

Anonymous instant messaging for real privacy Ricochet is an opensource anonymous instant messaging program for Windows, Mac and Linux. It focuses on a different approach to instant messaging that doesn’t trust anyone in protecting your privacy. It’s goals are simple, and necessary today’s surveillance society: Eliminate metadata. Nobody knows who you are, who you talk […]

Easily Install the Copperhead OS or Stock Google OS on your Nexus 5x or Nexus 6P

These instructions will show you how to install the Copperhead OS on your Nexus 5x or 6p using a Windows PC. It is tailored for those that have little to no experience in flashing ROMs. These same instructions will also work to install or revert back to the stock Google OS. Here is Copperhead’s instructions […]

Noise – A Signal messenger fork

ETP Note: This information is taken from the CopperheadOS usage guide about the Noise app. Below we show you how to enable the Copperhead repository in F-Droid to download Noise. Noise is a fork of the Open Whisper Systems Signal messenger without the hard dependency on Google Cloud Messaging (GCM). It is created by Copperhead […]

Open Source Ready – DDWRT/OpenWRT Linksys Router

The current flagship router capable of flashing the Opensource DDWRT & OpenWRT firmware since December 2016 is the Linksys WRT3200ACM MU-MIMO. If you are not familiar with DD-WRT router firmware, it is a Linux based alternative OpenSource firmware suitable for a great variety of WLAN routers and embedded systems. The main emphasis lies on providing […]

CryptSync – Encrypt and Synchronize Files to the Cloud

CryptSync is an opensource encryption and synchronization tool which allows you to fully encrypt and compress your files and folders to store on your favorite cloud service. Weather it is SkyDrive, DropBox or Google Drive, you can be assured your files will always be stored encrypted so that no one, not even the cloud service […]

Pretty Easy Privacy – Encryption for any email account

Pretty Easy Privacy (p≡p), is an open source app created by the Swiss-based p≡p foundation. P≡P allows you to use your existing email account and easily send and receive PGP encrypted email to others who either use p≡p or have their own PGP keys. Currently p≡p is available for the Android, Windows Outlook add-on version […]

ZeroLemon ToughJuice – Ruggedized 30,000mAh Portable Charger

  In addition to our review of the ZeroLemon solar portable charger,  we now take a look at the ZeroLemon ToughJuice USB type C 30,000 mAh external bettery. For someone who wants more power and an extended time away from the outlet, this portable charger will keep you covered. It comes with USB-C charging compatibility […]

Silence Messenger – Signal Alternative

Silence (formerly SMSSecure) is a full open source end to end encrypted text messaging replacement application for your Android smartphone. Silence messages are end-to-end encrypted over the air using the Axolotl encryption protocol with other Silence users. If the other party does not have Silence installed, you can still communicate, just not encrypted. Silence is […]