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Ghostery’s New Search Engine Will Be Entirely Ad-Free

If you’re familiar with Ghostery already, it’s likely through its incarnation as a popular open-source browser extension that blocks trackers and ads. It also maintains a mobile browser for Android and iOS, the former of which has been installed over a million times. Over 7 million people use Ghostery products; a single-digit percentage of them have […]

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More Than 3 in 4 Americans Agree That Ownership of Their Personal Data Should Be a Constitutional Right

New Ghostery report shows that even in extenuating circumstances, consumers have clear and specific expectations of their rights with regard to their data, and they aren’t being met   NEW YORK – July 7, 2020 – Ghostery, the digital intelligence company known for its ad and tracker-blocking privacy products, today released its “Consumer Privacy Bill […]

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Ghostery Launches New Tool Enabling Full Desktop Privacy Protection Through App-Level Tracker Blocking and VPN

Ghostery Midnight offers users unprecedented protection at the device-level, blocking data-collecting trackers across all applications, and ensuring full internet privacy with VPN   New York – December 19, 2019 – Ghostery, the digital intelligence company known for its free browser extension that makes your web browsing experience cleaner, faster and safer, today has launched Ghostery […]

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Ghostery Unveils New Subscription Model to Bring Premium Features to Users, Enriching the Online Browsing Experience

New Ghostery tools give users full control over their online experience, from browser customization to privacy and more New York, NY – January 16, 2019 – Ghostery, known for its free browser extension that makes your web browsing experience cleaner, faster and safer, today released a new subscription option, Ghostery Plus, which provides users in-depth […]

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Ghostery Launches New Mobile Browser with Advanced Privacy Technology for a Safer and Faster Browsing Experience

The Ghostery Privacy Browser provides dramatically faster browsing and greater privacy to Android and iOS users with built-in tracker- and ad-blocking New York – September 19, 2018 – Ghostery, known for its free browser extension that makes your web browsing experience cleaner, faster and safer, today launched a new version of its Ghostery Privacy Browser for […]

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Ghostery Study Reveals Trackers Make Websites Load Twice as Slow

Third-party trackers cost users an average of 10 extra seconds per page load time; internet users can double their browsing speed by simply blocking tracking scripts New York, NY – May 1, 2018 – A new study published today by Ghostery, a free browser extension that makes your web browsing experience cleaner, faster and safer, […]

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Ghostery Goes Open Source

Demonstrates Commitment to Transparency and the Open Internet New York—March 8, 2018—Ghostery, a provider of free software that makes your web browsing experience cleaner, faster, and safer by detecting and blocking third-party data-tracking technologies, announced today that it is going open source and the code for its popular browser extension is now publicly available on […]

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Ghostery Unveils Most Advanced AI-Powered Privacy Protection Tool on the Market

Ghostery, a provider of free software that makes your web browsing experience faster, cleaner and safer by detecting and blocking thousands of third-party data-tracking technologies, today released Ghostery 8, the newest version of its popular browser extension for privacy protection. Equipped with new default settings and a simplified user interface that makes it easy for […]

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Ghostery Study: 79 Percent of Websites Globally Are Secretly Tracking Your Personal Data

A study by Ghostery, a provider of free software that makes your web browsing experience cleaner, faster and safer, and its parent company Cliqz, which specializes in building revolutionary technologies for private browsing and search, today revealed that trackers that collect data on internet users’ online behavior are present on at least 79 percent of […]

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Cliqz buys Ghostery’s consumer operations

Munich, Germany, February 15, 2017: Cliqz GmbH, a German company owned by Mozilla and Hubert Burda Media, has acquired Ghostery’s consumer operations, which includes the popular brand, anti-tracking browser extensions and mobile apps, user-base and team from its parent company, Ghostery, Inc. Cliqz is a provider of innovative, privacy-focused browser technologies with integrated quick-search functionality. […]

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