Category: IT

Eight Steps for Increased Privacy and Security

I have been reading up on privacy, computer- and information security and free software for quite a while now. These topics are very broad and can’t be summed up in just one post, so I’m going to write about eight steps that I think will increase your security and privacy while you are doing your

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Surveillance Self-Defense

You have most likely heard about the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). They are fighting for your rights in the digital world and writes about privacy, among other things. They also develop software products, like the Internet browser add-on HTTPS Everywhere. They run a project called Surveillance Self-Defense which is what I wanted to share with

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Fedora 21 Workstation with GNOME 3.14

I’m not really a hardcore Fedora fan, but this video of Fedora 21 Workstation with GNOME 3.14 really looks inspiring. Doesn’t it? I know, Fedora 21 is not today’s news, but I stumbled over this video and wanted to share it. And while we’re at it, why not take a look at a few features

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A Privacy and Freedom Conscious Email Service?

The time has come for me to sign up to a new and better email service provider. This time I want an email provider that is respecting my privacy, respecting freedom and is green in use. Is that even possible? Well, more or less. Read on to find out what I figured out.