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Uninstall Android Bloat Apps Without Root

Anytime you buy a new phone from a vendor it comes loaded with bloat apps you cannot remove. You may be able to disable some of them but they still remain taking precious space on your phone. This tutorial will show you how to remove those apps without having root privileges on your Android phone. […]

OPNsense – Open Source Firewall and Routing Software

Added to our list of Home Network Security Devices and Appliances is the OPNsense firewall. This is an open source, easy-to-use and easy-to-build FreeBSD based firewall and routing platform. OPNsense includes most of the features available in expensive commercial firewalls, and more in many cases. It brings the rich feature set of commercial offerings with […]

Share Files Anonymously Over Tor With Onion Share

Onion Share is an open source tool which you can use to easily share specific files of any size with others over the Tor network. Sharing files with Onion Share can make transfers secure and anonymous between both parties. Once you share selected files from your computer, a webserver is started and you are now […]

Crypto Hardware Wallets

If you are serious about holding crypto assets you should consider using a hardware wallet for better security and peace of mind. You can also view our  Swiss Bank Account in Your Pocket article for other secure means to have and hold your crypto assets. Hardware wallets do not physically store your coins on the […]

Beam: An Advanced Home Router with Security & Privacy Features

Update: 27 July 2019 – The Beam router appears to be a failed Indigogo campaign. You can read the comments from backers here. At a Glance Beam is another unique router completely funded through a successful Indigogo campaign. What sets this router apart from most off the shelf routers is its ability to provide a […]

Copperhead OS Flashing Service & OS license Sales

Copperhead OS has opened their flashing service for their OS on specified devices. They are still in the process of licensing their OS for individual sales and should be forthcoming as an option to purchase, download and install the OS yourself. When this happens, we will be providing our detailed flashing instructions as seen for […]

Google Chrome Browser Alternatives

This is a list of Chromium based browsers which are mainly open source projects. If you are interested in getting rid of your Google Chrome proprietary browser and seek a higher level of privacy, one of these browsers might be the answer for you. Chromium Chromium is an open source project. Some of the code […]

Fortigis – Home Network Security Device

A newly added device to our list of Network Security Devices and Appliances page, is the Fortigis home network security device. Fortigis is raising funds by a current Indigogo campaign to bring the devices into market production. Fortigis describes their device as: A cloud-enabled privacy & security wireless VPN router that checks, controls and manages who […]

Install and Update Nvidia GPU Drivers Without Telemetry

Just as we showed you how to remove Windows 10 telemetry, this tutorial will show you how to remove Nvidia telemetry from your computer and allow you to check, update and install the drivers in the future without Nvidia’s telemetry. There is no need to be forced into Nvidia’s telemetry collection just because you want […]

Cryptocat – Simple & Secure Chat

Cryptocat is an encrypted opensource chat program available for Windows, Linux and Mac. Cryptocat was funded by the Open Technology Fund which is a US taxpayer funded project to to further independent efforts towards a more secure and private Internet. The Open Technology Fund has also funded projects such as Open Whisper Systems Signal app and […]