Reminder: Privacy is a basic human right.
We believe everyone should have private access to an open web where they can express themselves, share information, and learn without being tracked, surveilled, or censored. https://www.un.org/en/universal-declaration-human-rights
"Most modern browsers... have vulnerabilities that allow hosts of malicious websites to extract hundreds to thousands of URLs in a user’s web history, per new research from the University of California San Diego...
The only browser that was immune to the attacks was Tor Browser"
Yup, sounds about right.
We're looking for a Data Architect to take our Metrics work to the next level. This position can be performed remotely/internationally or from our Seattle office. https://www.torproject.org/about/jobs-metrics-data-architect.html.en
Learn more about Tor Metrics: https://metrics.torproject.org/
Concerned about censorship or anomalies on your network? You can detect censorship and traffic manipulation online right from your phone.
🐙 Install the OONI Probe mobile app: https://ooni.torproject.org/install/
The newest alpha Tor Browser includes a fixed layout of our macOS installer window and fixes for reproducibility issues with Stylo (Mozilla's new CSS engine). We're considering backporting these macOS related changes to the stable series, so please report any problems you find. https://blog.torproject.org/new-release-tor-browser-85a4
Today we launch our end-of-year campaign, Strength in Numbers.
Your support can ensure the Tor Project’s success into the future and ensure we can keep listening to the critical voices of those who need Tor the most.
Donate to Tor today, and Mozilla will double your impact: https://torproject.org/donate/donate-ann-sin-md
Strength in Numbers. That’s the key to ensuring privacy and freedom online.
The Tor Project has a bold mission: to take a stand against invasive and restrictive online practices and bring privacy and freedom to internet users around the world. But we can’t do it alone. https://blog.torproject.org/strength-numbers-double-your-donation-mozillas-match
Amazon employees are demanding the company stop selling facial recognition tech to police departments.
Amazon needs to choose people over profits.
If you want to try out Tor Browser for Android (alpha) and help us test it before the stable release hits, you can now download it from F-Droid.
Walmart filed a patent to use biometric shopping handles to track customers' heart rates, temperatures, and stress levels.
Nothing to worry about at all.
There's a new alpha Tor Browser available you can help us test.
Tor Browser 8.5a3 fixes Windows startup crashes and is more compatible with the new macOS 10.14. Full changelog: https://blog.torproject.org/new-release-tor-browser-85a3
If you are in Mexico City this week, come join us! Learn how Tor can help protect you online, find ways to get involved, and hack with us: https://blog.torproject.org/hack-us-mexico-city-hackea-con-tor-en-mexico
We're hiring a developer to help us take our anti-censorship work to the next level.
Extensive experience writing and evaluating code in Python and Go is required.
Experience with Rust, internet security, and obfuscation technologies would be a big help.
Learn more and apply: https://www.torproject.org/about/jobs-developer-anti-censorship.html.en
Tor users: We need your help!
What do you use Tor for? Why do you need it? What has Tor done for you? What could have happened if you weren’t able to use Tor?
Here's how you can share your story with us: https://blog.torproject.org/how-has-tor-helped-you-we-need-your-stories
Google’s secret prototype search engine for China reportedly links users’ mobile phone numbers to what search terms they’ve used. https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/sep/18/google-china-dragonfly-search-engine
We're having 2 open hack days in Mexico City (Oct 2-3) everyone is welcome to join. There will also be a relay operator meetup Oct 2 @ 6:30pm.
You can learn more about Tor, hack on something with us, or just meet folks who are also interested in free and open source software, online privacy, and free expression.
Most sessions will be conducted in English, but some will be in Spanish. There will be speakers of multiple languages attending.
We've got more big news.
For the past year, we've been working to reach the rising number of mobile users worldwide.
Introducing Tor Browser for Android (alpha), the mobile browser with the strongest privacy protections ever available.
Help us test it before the stable hits!
Download it now from GooglePlay:
Learn more about it: https://blog.torproject.org/new-alpha-release-tor-browser-android
We've got BIG NEWS. We gave Tor Browser a UX overhaul.
Tor Browser 8.0 has a new user onboarding experience, an updated landing page, additional language support, and new behaviors for bridge fetching, displaying a circuit, and visiting .onion sites. https://blog.torproject.org/new-release-tor-browser-80
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