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Is he trying to put us out of business?

David Cameron is going to try and ban encryption in Britain

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It may be uncomfortable to suddenly be on the same side as terrorists, but we seem to be in a good company.
And writing for the Guardian, James Ball suggested that a blanket ban on encryption would “spell the end of e-commerce” in the UK since credit card details are generally always sent via secure encrypted connections. “Cameron either knows his anti-terror talk is unworkable and is looking for headlines,” Ball said, “or he hasn’t got a clue.”
Well… – guess which one…

Stop watching us – Useful addons for Firefox

You can’t fully block NSA surveillance, but some tools make it harder for others to track you. Start taking control of your personal information today. It’s easy to get started! https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/collections/abine/stop-watching-us/

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Don’t worry we have nothing to hide, or do we?

Nothing to hide

When the government gathers or analyzes personal information, many people say they’re not worried. “I’ve got nothing to hide,” they declare. “Only if you’re doing something wrong should you worry, and then you don’t deserve to keep it private.”

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