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Behind the Data 🔍

What are internet cookies? How do internet cookies work?

Cookies are perhaps the most common and widely known form of web tracker. But let’s discuss what internet cookies are exactly. And let’s talk about whether or not you should trust them. By now, nearly all of us have at least heard of cookies. And no, not the fresh-baked chocolate chip ones that your grandma […]

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Behind the Data 🔍 Digital Hygiene 🧼

How to remove yourself from spam marketing lists

In recent years, shopping has become one of the most popular activities on the internet. But that trend has also made our inboxes appealing targets for marketing campaigns. So, how do you remove yourself from marketing lists and you take back control of your inbox? Electronic commerce, better known as e-commerce or online shopping, has […]

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Hackers

Stop stalkers from learning more about you

In today’s day and age, it’s very easy for any individual or organizations to access your personal information. What can you do to stop strangers and stalkers from getting their hands on your sensitive info? The internet is an incredible resource. It lends us immediate access to information, entertainment, and communication. It also provides us […]

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Privacy At Work 💪

Here are the most common types of cyber crime

Cyber crime is unfortunately on the rise. Let’s learn about the most common types of cyber crime and how to stop them. So many different parts of our lives now exist on the internet. And in an increasingly digital age, it’s more important than ever to stay protected while online. Unfortunately, staying safe on the […]

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Privacy 101 🧠

What is the GDPR and why is it important?

The GDPR is the European Union’s law designed to protect consumer data. But what exactly is the GDPR and how does it protect users? Since its inception, the internet has grown to be one of the most useful tools in modern life. It provides users with a world of entertainment, knowledge, and convenience that was […]

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Privacy 101 🧠

Personal Information Removal vs. Reputation Management

There’s a common misconception that personal information removal and reputation management are one in the same. Let’s take a closer look at what they have in common and what sets them apart. Maintaining your reputation is important. For many of us, maintaining our reputation online is nearly as important as maintaining it with those we […]