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Things to look for in a privacy policy

Let’s be honest… most of us have read very few, if any, privacy policies. Even though sites and services are required to provide this information,...

Introducing Ghostery Midnight

Hey there Ghostery users, It’s no secret that today’s third-party tracking technologies go beyond your browser. Big tech companies and other data collection...

Protecting your house with IoT devices

IoT Devices Within Your Home Defined as “the networking capability that allows information to be sent to and received from objects and devices (such...

Help pick Ghosty’s Halloween costume

Hey Ghosterians! It’s almost Halloween and we need your help picking Ghosty’s Halloween costume. Let’s meet the contenders:   Ninja...

How safe is free wi-fi?

The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, and the public Wi-Fi networks are growing by the minute. Whether you’re enjoying a family vacation or a refreshing...

2019 Ghostery Virtual Hackathon

Ghostery is excited to be hosting its first Virtual Hackathon! If creativity and coding are your thing, check out the details below and sign up.   Please...

Help Desk Series: Ghostery accounts

Do I need a Ghostery account? You do not need an account to use the free Ghostery Browser Extension; it is simply an option to make things more convenient...

Ghostery cheat sheet

If you’ve been following along with posts from our Help Desk Series, then you’ve received an in-depth view of what certain Ghostery features...

The future of privacy laws in the United States

Since the introduction of the GDPR, there has been quite a bit of discussion on what the rest of the world, especially the United States, will do next...

Safari 13 + Ghostery 5

Howdy Ghosterians, Due to the changes in Safari’s API, we created Ghostery Lite. Ghostery Lite is an updated version of Ghostery for Mac users that works...

The current state of GDPR

Online privacy has become a point of contention in recent years, particularly surrounding Facebook and Google. There is a lot being done behind the scenes...

VPNs: How do they work and things to consider

What’s a VPN? Virtual private networks, or VPNs, are a «connection method used to add security and privacy to private and public networks.»...

Follow the crumb trail

Most of us are familiar with the idea of cookies – a small text file used to store information in a user’s browser. The user is then assigned a unique...

Help Desk Series: Enhanced ad blocking

What is it? The Enhanced Ad Blocker complements Ghostery’s tracker blocking and anti-tracking by acting as a cosmetic filter and blocking visual ads...

Help Desk Series: Enhanced anti-tracking

What is it? The Enhanced Anti-Tracking feature is a heuristic approach to real-time, algorithmic tracking protection. So, what does that mean? Like Ghostery’s...

Help Desk Series: Smart blocking

What is it? Smart Blocking is one of our automatic features that makes it easier to optimize your browsing experience and blocking choices. It automatically...

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