Private Browsing

How to turn off/on SafeSearch and adjust the SafeSearch settings: Header image
SafeSearch is great at blocking or blurring explicit content, but it isn’t perfect. It can sometimes filter out things it shouldn’t, preventing you from viewing websites or the media you’re looking for. Fortunately,...
Jun 13, 2024
7 min read
What is a digital footprint and how can you reduce yours? Header image
Everyone who’s been online has a digital footprint. In fact, anyone who has used the internet even once has some kind of digital footprint. The question is how big that footprint is and...
May 20, 2024
11 min read
How to use Private Browsing in Safari, and how private is it? Header image
As consumers take stronger stands on privacy and what data they want to share, web browsers that offer incognito features become more valuable. From cookies that can track your online activity to avoiding...
Apr 1, 2024
7 min read
Privacy has become a core concern for users around the world. Websites that track and sell your personal data, malware, and financial data theft risks are some of the main concerns shared by...
Apr 1, 2024
9 min read
How to clear cookies on Mac, and why you should: Header image
Although the word “cookie” normally carries positive connotations, it’s not always a good thing when it applies to computers. In fact, cybersecurity experts agree that you should get into the habit of clearing...
Feb 6, 2024
5 min read
Is TikTok safe? A deep dive into the TikTok security concerns: Header image
As our society becomes more comfortable with social media platforms, we increasingly put ourselves at risk. TikTok is no different than any other social media platform in regard to privacy and security. Most...
Jan 25, 2024
5 min read
What is the safest web browser for privacy? Here are our top 7: Header image
Chances are, you don’t stop to think about your choice of web browser very often. At first glance, it may not even seem all that important. But did you know that some web...
Dec 11, 2023
5 min read
5 ways to hide your internet protocol address: Header image
Your Internet Protocol (IP) address is your specific ID on the world wide web. And while an IP address is meant to serve a legitimate purpose, it also identifies you to hackers, thieves,...
Nov 28, 2023
5 min read
What is a VPN or virtual private network? The meaning explained: Header image
A VPN, also known as a virtual private network, is a powerful tool that can hide your location and protect you from various cybersecurity threats. Historically, VPNs were used exclusively when connecting to...
Nov 24, 2023
5 min read
What VPN for Mac should you get? Here are our top 10 VPN apps: Header image
Although Macs are built for privacy and security, you can always beef up your protection with a virtual private network (VPN). A VPN helps keep you safer by masking your IP address and...
Nov 1, 2023
4 min read