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Google’s Chrome browser now offers better security for torrents

Google has updated Chrome browser to block torrents with a new “protection layer.”The company is allowing users to run Tor browsers as an alternative to the popular browser that comes preinstalled on many smartphones.The Tor browser has a strong reputation as a privacy-enhancing tool, but it also provides a wide range of other security features.In

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Facebook suspends advertising for anti-pornography platform

Facebook has removed advertising from an anti-censorship platform, saying it was “not an appropriate platform” to discuss the matter.The move comes as a result of “reports of an unacceptable behaviour”, the social media giant said in a statement.It also said that its “community guidelines prohibit harassment, abuse and incitement to violence”.Facebook is the third-largest social

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How to get your IP address hidden on BitTorrent sites

BitTorrent users can hide their IP addresses, but it takes more than that to get a hidden IP.BitTorrent tracker and news site TorrentFreak reports that some sites are showing users a hidden, IP-based link on their site.TorrentFreaks explains that the trick to getting this feature working is to add a proxy.To do this, you’ll need