Behind the Curtain

Truth & Transparency Online

Defining Your Digital Footprint

The month of March will be all about me. And by me, I mean you. And by you, I mean your digital self. Who is your digital self? Great question. We’ll be covering multiple topics related to your digital...

How to Adjust the Privacy Settings of Your Smartwatch

Wearable technology has been on the rise for a few years now. Smartwatches and other wearable devices give users the ability to mirror their phone notifications, control IoT devices,...

Dangers of Healthcare Data Collection

Now that we’ve covered the benefits of healthcare data collection, let’s take a closer look at the accompanying dangers. Here’s a quick recap of the list before we get...

Benefits of Healthcare Data Collection

Here at Ghostery, we strive to give everyone a basic understanding that, for better or worse, their data is being collected by companies and used in some way. It...

Data Collection in the Healthcare Industry

Data collection in the healthcare industry – good, bad, maybe a little of both? For the month of February, we’ll be covering the topic of healthcare data, the pros...

5 Ways to Get Involved in Data Privacy Day

January 28th is Data Privacy Day and we want to encourage everyone to get involved! The purpose of this day is to raise privacy awareness and educate everyone, from...

Growing Ghosterians – Part 2

This past summer Ghostery was fortunate to have its first few interns work alongside the company in the New York City office. From writing code to writing content, these...

Growing Ghosterians – Part 1

This past summer Ghostery was fortunate to have its first few interns work alongside the company in the New York City office. From writing code to writing content, these...

Identity Theft in a Digital World

In a world consumed by online technology and the internet, your personal information isn’t just easily attainable, but also always in danger. There are multiple ways your information can...

New Year New You: A Clean Start for Your Tech

The new year starts tomorrow! This is a great time to set new goals and wipe the slate clean. So, while you’re thinking of your resolutions, consider freshening up...

12 Days of Ghosty Christmas

On the first day of Christmas, my true love sent to me A little blue ghost named Ghosty.   On the second day of Christmas, my true love sent...

Year-End Report: The Tracker Tax on E-Commerce Websites

As the holidays draw near, we at Ghostery are excited to offer some year-end learnings and to gift our professional users an exciting new product! 2019 has been a...

Why Ghostery Midnight?

Gone are the days of online tracking being done solely within your internet browsers. As technology has developed, so has the AdTech industry’s ability to gather information about you....

Help Desk Series: Resetting Your Password

How Do I Reset My Password? There are a few ways to update the password for your Ghostery account. If you are signed into your account and simply want...

A Simple Guide to Making Strong and Unique Passwords

Most of us understand what is means when we’re told to use strong passwords. They should be complicated, random, and difficult to crack. We know this, yet we don’t...

Help Desk Series: The Mystery of the Unknown Category

What is the Unknown Category? Prior to the 8.4.1 version of Ghostery, users were unable to view scripts/requests that were detected by the Enhanced Anti-Tracking and Enhanced Ad Blocking...