• Is Tor for you?

    by  • August 30, 2013 • Tech • 0 Comments

    Tor Project logoHere’s a great basic article on just what Tor is, and what it does:

    So is Tor really the solution to anonymous browsing or just another way to draw attention to yourself? It’s complicated. In many ways, Tor is the quickest and easiest ways to browse the web anonymously. It’s also not without its drawbacks. To truly gain a better understanding of Tor, its advantages and disadvantages, though, it helps to understand exactly how the system works.

    Read the full article @ Gizmodo.com.

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    Michael Sauers is currently the Technology Innovation Librarian for the Nebraska Library Commission in Lincoln, Nebraska and has been training librarians in technology for more than 15 years. He has also been a public library trustee, a bookstore manager for a library friends group, a reference librarian, serials cataloger, technology consultant, and bookseller. He earned his MLS in 1995 from the University at Albany’s School of Information Science and Policy. Michael’s twelfth book, Google Search Secrets (w/ Christa Burns) was published October 2013 and has two more books on the way. He has also written dozens of articles for various journals and magazines. In his spare time he blogs at travelinlibrarian.info, runs Web sites for authors and historical societies, takes many, many photos, and reads more than 100 books a year.

    http://www.travelinlibrarian.info/

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