https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/may/03/german-police-close-down-dark-web-marketplace - German police shut down one of world's biggest dark web sites - Arrests in Germany, Brazil and US relate to sale of drugs, stolen data and malicious software
Btw , I also just heard from our favorite admin in the world @jonah, that our searx instance is now reachable from a regular v3 .onion :)
Tor on privacytools.io is now up and running!
www.privacytools.io is on Tor! http://privacy2zbidut4m4jyj3ksdqidzkw3uoip2vhvhbvwxbqux5xy5obyd.onion/index.html -- pretty neat right?
"There's a $87 dollar difference between searching for a flight on my iPad and computer for the same flight. $269 on the computer and $182 on iPad."
While I work on a new ThinkPrivacy site, I changed to a single page design for now to be the solution to what I think pages like PrivacyTools got wrong when nesting too many of their pages.
I hope this is even easier for people to access.
EFF: Guide to Choosing a Messenger. Step-by-step guides and detailed information on secure messaging apps for Android, iOS, Windows, Mac and Linux.
If you are using Firefox and YouTube seems slow to load you can speed it up (up to 5x) with this tweak in about:config.
-Open new tab and enter about:config (accept if prompted for warranty risk)
-Right click on any preference and go New>String
>As preference name copy/paste:
As preference value copy/paste:
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:41.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/41.0
For darkmode you can install Stylus addon and pick theme you like.
You can also vote here with more options: https://forum.privacytools.io/t/poll-what-is-your-favorite-everyday-browser/50
Google intentionally slows down YouTube on Firefox by 80% by using old libraries that are unsupported by Firefox because they were deprecated.
Google disproportionately hits Firefox users with Captchas.