Prism, a Surveillance Prison

The government program PRISM which was introduced in 2007, is a surveillance program which collects data from U.S. internet companies in an attempt to better protect national security. Skype, until it was bought by Microsoft in 2011, worked with PRISM to give the government data of many people who had no idea this was happening.… Continue reading Prism, a Surveillance Prison

The Truth About Private Browsing

Ever since the start up of PRISM, an Internet surveillance program under the jurisdiction of the NSA, surfing the web anonymously has never been a concept of the internet. Users of the Internet know there is a “big brother” figure watching over them. This figure doesn’t even have to be monitoring you while you are doing the browsing because… Continue reading The Truth About Private Browsing

Adblock for the Win!

You are protected on your laptop when you surf the web, but what about your phone? People rely heavily on our handheld devices capacity for internet browsing, which is more reason to download AdBlock, the app that allows people to still keep their token of authenticity on their mobile device, while stopping ads and pop-ups, all… Continue reading Adblock for the Win!