Consider an alternative, privacy-focused search engine, such as DuckDuckGo or StartPage
also added Instant Answers for definitions, quick facts, weather reports, and flight information.
Dump Google as your default search engine and use one that doesn't promote the anti-freedom agenda and doesn't track you, such as DuckDuckGo, StartPage
, Blekko, Ixquick, or GoodGopher.
Programs such as Tor (an anonymous routing network, also referred to as the Onion Network), Tails, DuckDuckGo, StartPage
, PhotoMe Beta, ExifTool, MetaNull, Jitsi, JustPasteIt, Silent Circle, and several others from the Guardian Project are being openly discussed on jihadi forums.
has basically the same privacy as Ixquick but with the Google connection.
In the first instance, this might involve communication technologies such as encrypted email and instant messaging, software enabling online anonymity like Tor, search engines that do not aggregate and store terms like Startpage
or DuckDuckGo, decentralised servers and clouds such as the personal server from FreedomBox or the co-operative storage cloud offered by Symform, and anonymous forums (like 4Chan).
Synacors consumer-facing Mediacom startpage
allows subscribers to access programming from top providers like HBO, Cinemax, TBS, TNT, CNN, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, NBC, MSNBC, USA, Bravo, Style, E
The Netherlands-based Surfboard Holding's Ixquick and Startpage
let you continue to Web pages via a proxy server, which substitutes its address for yours, masking your identity.
Dutch-based Ixquick, which also uses the name StartPage
, said it too has seen a dramatic jump in usage after news of the PRISM data sharing program.
Google, Yahoo, and Bing already store their users' search data; the proposal may be aimed at search engines, such as Ixquick and Startpage
, which currently do not retain such data, according to media reports.
LONDON: Search-engine company Startpage
launched a service allowing users concerned about privacy to carry out Web searches and click on linked pages without being identified, tracked or recorded.
The partnership is understood to combine the universal distribution capabilities of Netvibes' Universal Widget API (UWA) and the personalised startpage
platform with Web 2.