April, 2012

What is CISPA, and how will it affect your online life?

A bill called CISPA is up for a vote this week, and many are saying that it could significantly change how the government accesses your online data. CISPA is complicated, so we wanted to simplify it and share the big points.  We hope this explains what CISPA is and how it could impact you. What […]

How to control the 7 most critical Facebook privacy settings

We had a good time putting these Facebook privacy tips together for our friends at Facecrooks and ReadWriteWeb.  If you aren’t familiar with Facecrooks, check them out:  they blog about privacy, online safety and scam alerts, especially on Facebook. Onto our tips.  If you only have a few minutes, you can significantly improve your privacy […]

How to delete things from the internet: a guide to doing the impossible

You want to delete something from the Internet:  maybe it’s an article, a picture, a blog post, an account, or a video.  It’s not always easy, but it can be done.  We’ll tell you how. We’ve spent years deleting people’s info from data broker websites with our product, DeleteMe, and we’ve learned a lot. Before […]