RedMorph is an effective ad and tracker blocker
March 10, 2017 – 07:05 | No Comment
RedMorph is an effective ad and tracker blocker

RedMorph is a free ad blocker and content filter for Chrome, Firefox, Android and more.
Install the Browser Controller extension and it seems to work much like any other ad blocker. No setup is required, you …

Bad Ad Johnny is an ad, tracker and malware-blocker for Chrome
February 2, 2017 – 13:21 | No Comment
Bad Ad Johnny is an ad, tracker and malware-blocker for Chrome

Developed by VPN provider PureVPN, Bad Ad Johnny is a one-stop ad, tracker and malware-blocker for Chrome.
The extension aims to block absolutely everything, says the website, in particular those “acceptable ads”: “I DO NOT shake …

Track your PC usage with Motivate Clock
December 14, 2015 – 06:56 | Comments Off on Track your PC usage with Motivate Clock
Track your PC usage with Motivate Clock

Your project is urgent, the deadline imminent – but PCs have so many distractions that it’s easy to get pulled into doing something else, without even really noticing.
Motivate Clock is a free time tracker for …

Track your PC activities with ManicTime
March 17, 2015 – 11:47 | Comments Off on Track your PC activities with ManicTime
Track your PC activities with ManicTime

ManicTime is a free activity tracker which can monitor exactly what you’re doing on a PC, then give you a detailed breakdown of which apps you were running, when, and for how long.
The program is …

EFF’s Privacy Badger automatically blocks web trackers
August 12, 2014 – 05:15 | Comments Off on EFF’s Privacy Badger automatically blocks web trackers
EFF’s Privacy Badger automatically blocks web trackers

There are plenty of browser extensions around which try to block web trackers, but most have at least some issues: they’re complicated to set up, need custom configuration, use bulky blacklists, maybe there are some …

Windows Explorer Tracker: easily record Explorer’s file-based actions
September 4, 2012 – 09:37 | Comments Off on Windows Explorer Tracker: easily record Explorer’s file-based actions
Windows Explorer Tracker: easily record Explorer’s file-based actions

When you need to understand exactly what programs are doing on your PC then tools such as Process Hacker, Process Explorer or Process Monitor will almost certainly get the job done. They’re compact, powerful, and …

Your iPhone or iPad can track and store your every movement. We show you how.
April 21, 2011 – 10:16 | Comments Off on Your iPhone or iPad can track and store your every movement. We show you how.
Your iPhone or iPad can track and store your every movement. We show you how.

iPhones and iPads have been secretly tracking their owners every move, say security researchers, saving the resulting data to a file that’s transferred to their computer whenever the devices are synchronised.
The file contains latitude and …