After several months of testing, the first stable, public build of a Tor browser for Android is finally available on the Google Play Store.
Privacy advocates love it. Law enforcement hates it. The Tor web browser is especially designed to provide web users with a a completely anonymised online experience – and it recently received a big new update. But what is Tor? Why do we need it? And is it actually worth using?
If you’ve been thinking about trying out Tor to anonymise all your web browsing, you could just download a browser and give that a spin, but it’s much more fun to make your own highly portable proxy that you can easily connect to on a whim. Enter the Raspberry Pi.