Find and control Windows 10 privacy settings with WPD
June 23, 2017 – 15:20 | No Comment
Find and control Windows 10 privacy settings with WPD

WPD is a freeware tool for exploring, understanding and tweaking Windows 10 privacy settings.
We’ve seen many of these – we’ll bet you have, too – but the program does have some unusual extras which help …

Manage Windows 10 privacy settings with Privacy Repairer
May 16, 2017 – 06:35 | Comments Off on Manage Windows 10 privacy settings with Privacy Repairer
Manage Windows 10 privacy settings with Privacy Repairer

Privacy Repairer is a portable tool for viewing and managing Windows 10 telemetry and privacy settings.
There’s now almost a whole sub-genre of software doing more or less the same thing, but Privacy Repairer has more …

O&O ShutUp10 1.5 protects your PC’s privacy against new Creator’s Update changes
April 12, 2017 – 05:54 | Comments Off on O&O ShutUp10 1.5 protects your PC’s privacy against new Creator’s Update changes
O&O ShutUp10 1.5 protects your PC’s privacy against new Creator’s Update changes

It can sometimes feel like Microsoft is playing a game with us over privacy. It promises to respect people’s rights in one sentence, then unleashes a new version of Windows 10 that finds new ways …

Tame Microsoft’s telemetry with Windows Privacy Tweaker
March 31, 2017 – 04:28 | Comments Off on Tame Microsoft’s telemetry with Windows Privacy Tweaker
Tame Microsoft’s telemetry with Windows Privacy Tweaker

Windows Privacy Tweaker is an easy-to-use portable application for viewing and controlling more than 50 Windows telemetry and privacy settings.
Unlike many similar programs, this isn’t just for Windows 10. You’ll be able to see and …

Firefox Focus for iOS promises to tighten privacy while browsing
November 17, 2016 – 11:53 | Comments Off on Firefox Focus for iOS promises to tighten privacy while browsing
Firefox Focus for iOS promises to tighten privacy while browsing

Mozilla has unveiled Firefox Focus 2.0, a brand new privacy conscious web browser for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. Despite the version number, this is the first public release of the app.
The app aims to …

Protect your privacy with SafeErase Professional 11
November 15, 2016 – 11:55 | Comments Off on Protect your privacy with SafeErase Professional 11
Protect your privacy with SafeErase Professional 11

O&O Software has released the latest version of its commercial secure-deleting privacy protector, SafeErase Professional 11 (64-bit).
The interface has been revamped for ease of use, while the core engine is even faster at wiping every …

Protect your web privacy with ScriptSafe for Chrome
September 24, 2016 – 08:19 | Comments Off on Protect your web privacy with ScriptSafe for Chrome
Protect your web privacy with ScriptSafe for Chrome

ScriptSafe is a free Chrome extension which has been helping users manage their web privacy for years, building up a huge list of features along the way.
The add-on can help block various content types, fingerprinting …

Opera VPN 1.0 launches for Android, adds network security check
August 23, 2016 – 08:05 | Comments Off on Opera VPN 1.0 launches for Android, adds network security check
Opera VPN 1.0 launches for Android, adds network security check

Three months after unveiling Opera VPN for iOS, browser developer Opera Software has launched Opera VPN 1.0 for Android.
The Android build offers the same functionality as the iOS version – secure VPN encryption to the …

Adblock Plus now available for Microsoft Edge
August 2, 2016 – 14:27 | Comments Off on Adblock Plus now available for Microsoft Edge
Adblock Plus now available for Microsoft Edge

The Windows 10 Anniversary Update starts its official rollout today, bringing a host of major new features to the masses– including extension support for Microsoft Edge.
Sure, there’s not a lot to choose from just yet, …

Auslogics BoostSpeed 9 released with Win10 Tweaker
June 15, 2016 – 14:59 | Comments Off on Auslogics BoostSpeed 9 released with Win10 Tweaker
Auslogics BoostSpeed 9 released with Win10 Tweaker

Auslogics has released Auslogics BoostSpeed 9 ($59.95), the latest edition of its comprehensive PC maintenance suite, with a whole new module of Windows 10 tweaks.
The “Privacy Tools” section has options to enable/ disable wifi-sense, Cortana, …

Stop data leaks with GiliSoft USB Lock
May 29, 2016 – 03:53 | Comments Off on Stop data leaks with GiliSoft USB Lock
Stop data leaks with GiliSoft USB Lock

Networks, Internet, USB, wifi, Bluetooth, CD, DVD, Blu-ray– modern PCs make it easy to exchange files with the outside world.
Sounds great. Unless you’re running a business, perhaps managing several PCs, each packed with confidential files …