Security

How to delete Google search history (ultimate 2021 guide with screenshots)

Google tracks a lot of your activity on and off the web using a myriad of ways. The advertising giant collects data about users every time one searches the web, when they visit a website, use a mobile device, you name it. Google collects a lot of data about you,… 10
Last Updated: March 20, 2021 by Nicholas Nabakwe

Best proxy service providers of 2021 (and why your business needs one)

Online privacy protection is not only necessary for you as a person. Rather your business also needs such protection. That’s where proxy service providers come into play. In fact, your business needs more protection as compared to your personal online privacy. That’s because your personal privacy is about just one… 10
Last Updated: March 22, 2021 by Abeerah Hashim

What is the anti-Google search engine DuckDuckGo all about and how to use it

We are all concerned about our online security and privacy. But DuckDuckGo, the most widely used anti-Google search engine, promises better privacy online. So, is DuckDuckGo safe and actually good enough to fight known security threats? Let us break that down for you. Each day, users are becoming increasingly worried… 10
Last Updated: February 18, 2021 by Thuranira John Kobia

How to make TikTok account private (ensuring kids safety on the platform)

Let’s face it; there are countless social media platforms today. With this, most of us need to explore these media, and TikTok is no different. This platform comes with its own obsession that makes it unique. Specifically, TikTok seems to attract the general population, including kids. Here is where parents… 10
Last Updated: February 6, 2021 by Thuranira John Kobia

8 best WhatsApp alternatives (the safest choices in 2021)

WhatsApp has undoubtedly become the world’s favorite messaging app. Because of its ubiquitous, it has over 1.5 billion users in 180 countries. But, let’s face it, not everyone has that same feeling today. Since Facebook acquired WhatsApp in 2014, privacy experts and security-conscious users are worried. This is because Facebook… 10
Last Updated: February 3, 2021 by Thuranira John Kobia

The ultimate guide to internet and computer security

The word “Internet” now no more remains a technical term for anyone. From the kids to the adults, or even our grandparents, everyone is familiar with what this facility is all about. That’s the reason why the internet and computers are all around us, right from our offices to our… 10
Last Updated: July 3, 2021 by Abeerah Hashim

How to browse the internet anonymously (11 easy and effective ways)

Concern for internet privacy has become an ever-increasing trend as most people seek to browse the web anonymously. Internet service providers, browsers, search engines, hackers, and governments are among the parties continually monitoring what we do online. Even incognito browsing fails to provide the anonymity we need when browsing online. 10
Last Updated: January 31, 2021 by Thuranira John Kobia

25 best dark web sites for 2021 (and how to access them securely)

The dark web is a part of the internet where you only step in with a specific tool. It hosts onion links that you cannot access with regular browsers like Chrome, Firefox, Edge, or Safari. For this, the Tor browser works best as it allows you to visit dark web… 10
Last Updated: June 29, 2021 by Ruheni Mathenge

15 best secure and encrypted messaging apps to use in 2021

Internet-based instant messaging apps have simplified communications globally. However, these new methods also raise security and privacy concerns. Your conversations could potentially be accessed by the companies behind the apps, hackers, or even government agencies. However, you can easily protect yourself from such threats by using secure messaging apps. In… 10
Last Updated: July 30, 2021 by Ruheni Mathenge

Top 15 privacy and security stories of 2020 (and what can we learn from these)

The cybersecurity experts had a pretty busy time since the beginning of the year 2020. While data breaches were already on the rise, we witnessed a particular increase in ransomware attacks this year. This is all in addition to businesses and consumers’ ignorant behavior towards securing their systems, fixing bugs,… 10
Last Updated: December 23, 2020 by Abeerah Hashim