Can the Internet Survive Climate Change?

In a tiny apartment in the Spanish coastal town of El Masnou, just outside of Barcelona, Kris de Decker runs a website completely powered by a small solar panel crammed into the corner of his balcony. With its light blue background and low-res imagery, the site for Low-Tech Magazine is intentionally retro—a callback to blogs and self-hosted sites from the[…]

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Surf the web anonymously and incognito

Anonymous navigation, incognito mode and many other similar terms are becoming commonly used terminologies thanks to the numerous implementations of different navigation methodologies to surf the web without leaving a trace. Available on all the most common browsers and on all the most widespread operating systems, these operating modes have given rise to some minor misunderstandings and, if on the[…]

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The home of the first website

The web was originally conceived and developed to meet the demand for automated information-sharing between scientists in universities and institutes around the world. Tim Berners-Lee, while working at CERN, implemented the first successful communication between a Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) client and server via the internet, so he invented the World Wide Web (WWW) in 1989. The WorldWideWeb (W3) is[…]

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Take back the Internet with Tor

Why should you use Tor everyday? To protect your privacy, defend yourself against network surveillance and traffic analysis, have a more secure navigation experience. Tor is free software, open-source and open network; it helps you defend your personal freedom, privacy, activities and relationships. Here an extract from the Tor Project official website: The Tor network is a group of volunteer-operated[…]

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