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Make Wikipedia Your Peaceful, Scholarly Home Page

Make Wikipedia Your Peaceful, Scholarly Home Page

If you like just a little distraction when you start up your browser, if you find Twitter and news sites too in-your-face, but a blank page too mundane, try Wikipedia. Yeah that’s right, we just linked to Wikipedia, like it’s some obscure site we found. Because if you only end…

How To Maximise Your Browsing Privacy Using DuckDuckGo

How To Maximise Your Browsing Privacy Using DuckDuckGo

It feels like every day, I see another person realising how little privacy they have online and saying “enough.” Upset about the state of our relationship to tech companies, they’re quitting Facebook and Twitter, avoiding Amazon, and giving up Google.

10 Hidden URLs To Help You Rule The Web

10 Hidden URLs To Help You Rule The Web

You’re probably used to bookmarking your favourite sites for easy access, but the web goes much deeper than the top domains you’re familiar with. From your social networks to your email box, having the right URL to hand can enable you to jump right into the page, feature, setting, or…