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Submitted by PaPa-Slam 522d ago | opinion piece

How (and why) to surf the web in secret

PC World: They say no one can hear you scream in space, but if you so much as whisper on the Web, you can be tracked by a dozen different organizations and recorded for posterity. Simply visiting a website can allow its operators to figure out your general physical location, identify details about your device information, and install advertising cookies that can track your movements around the web. (Web)

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