Google Chrome Incognito Mode Can Still Be Detected by These Methods

Google Chrome Incognito Mode Can Still Be Detected by These Methods

When Google made it so that Incognito mode uses a temporary filesystem using the computer's RAM, it opened up a new method of detecting it based on the amount of storage set aside for the internal filesystem used by the browser.

Google Announces DNS over HTTPS ‘General Availability’

Google Announces DNS over HTTPS ‘General Availability’

The move is an effort by Google to boost consumer privacy, reduce the threat of man-in-the-middle attacks, and speed up the internet with a new solution for securing domain name server traffic that uses the encrypted HTTPS channel.

How to tell if your PC is cryptojacked

How to tell if your PC is cryptojacked

One particularly sinister emerging threat is cryptojacking , which can increase overheating, slow down processing speed, and drain your batteries – all under the radar.

Google's Next-Gen Assistant Will Change the Way We Use Our Phones

Google's Next-Gen Assistant Will Change the Way We Use Our Phones

Continued conversation is already part of Google Home, but not Assistant on our phones, but without it the speed required for true seamless voice control wouldn’t be possible.

Parliament approves EU rules requiring life-saving technologies in vehicles

Parliament approves EU rules requiring life-saving technologies in vehicles

The additional obligatory equipment for cars, trucks and buses will help to save people’s lives”, said Róża Thun (EPP, PL) , who steered this legislation through Parliament.

Impact of 5G on Location technology

Impact of 5G on Location technology

In the modern world, it means that 5G is stepping up, bringing entirely new techniques that improve and speed the location technology. The fifth generation of mobile connectivity brings everyone the chance to see the exact routes and up-to-date location information.

Top Gear on Google

Top Gear on Google

The intelligent speed assistance (ISA) system uses both GPS data and sign recognition technology to check speed limits, and then automatically keeps the car below the required limits.

The spy in your car! EU's speed-limiter system has a 'black box' recorder to track your every move

The spy in your car! EU's speed-limiter system has a 'black box' recorder to track your every move

‘Big Brother’ fears emerged yesterday about EU plans to fit speed-limiting technology in new cars. But privacy campaigners fear such data could be exploited by insurance firms to turn down a claim if someone was shown to be driving at only slightly over the speed limit.

A Serious Concern About Post-Quantum Cryptography and Strength Targets

A Serious Concern About Post-Quantum Cryptography and Strength Targets

A “Security Level 1” cipher that has a breakthrough that allows a sqrt speedup on analysis suddenly only has 64 or less “bits of strength”, which is very breakable.

How much privacy should children have from their own parents?

How much privacy should children have from their own parents?

For parents who really want to ensure that their children can be located at all times, a new generation of GPS tracking devices are placed on young people using hard-to-remove ankle bracelets.

Rate My VPN

Rate My VPN

For the first part of the test, information about your regular connection will be collected, which will make rating your VPN so much easier for you and me. Current download speed estimate: Mbit/s Generating results... RateMyVPN.org gives your VPN a rating of points.

How to Stop ISP Data Throttling

How to Stop ISP Data Throttling

Your internet speed is fine but gets slow every time you use Netflix or other streaming services. You can use the Internet Health Test to see if you’re actually being throttled. This is because the VPN stops ISP throttling and increases your speed.

How to Increase Your VPN Speed

How to Increase Your VPN Speed

Some VPN providers let you check the status of their servers so you can find a free one. You can try different VPN protocols (L2TP, OpenVPN etc) with TCP and UDP and find the fastest combination that works for you.

Walmart patents biometric shopping cart to track your vitals

Walmart patents biometric shopping cart to track your vitals

It’s one thing if you want to track the speed of a cart or its route through a store for marketing purposes but a desire to collect a user’s vital signs under the guise that you’re doing so to help sick or elderly shoppers or otherwise improve customer service is outright disturbing.

‘Black box’ devices could be fitted to all new cars

‘Black box’ devices could be fitted to all new cars

The European Council is proposing that every new car has the data-logging device, which would record the vehicle’s speed, state of safety assistance features and “crash-related parameters and information before, during and after a collision”.

New, more secure and easy to set up DNS for phones

New, more secure and easy to set up DNS for phones

Home » Blog New, more secure and easy to set up DNS for phones News New, more secure and easy to set up DNS for phones 6 Views Cloudflare has introduced their new app called 1.1.1.1 which allows you to change your phones DNS settings for better privacy and faster browsing.

How to test and verify the speeds of your VPN

How to test and verify the speeds of your VPN

Tests are run on Vultr VPS (Virtual Private Server) infrastructure. You will need to connect to the VPS you just created when the server has finished being built.

This Smartphone App Can Spot Depression Even Before You Find It

This Smartphone App Can Spot Depression Even Before You Find It

This is why a startup named Mindstrong Health from Palo Alto, California is trying to help people find out about their conditions in the most ingenious way — through a smartphone app!

Vivaldi 2.0 – Your browser matters

Vivaldi 2.0 – Your browser matters

Today’s update includes Sync, Resizable Tab Tiling, Floating Web Panels and over 1,500 improvements since the first version of Vivaldi. Web Panels are a great way to browse your favorite sites alongside your main window, saving you from the fuss of switching back-and-forth between tabs.