#TWIF #25 just went live!
Read about Tor Browser arriving in the Guardian Project repo, our enhanced @matrix room and our newest beta mirror:
Also covers 11 new apps including #Manyverse(!) and an earth-shattering 114 updated apps!
Palm rises from the dead as a zombie brand, launches tiny smartphone https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2018/10/palm-rises-from-the-dead-as-a-zombie-brand-launches-tiny-smartphone/
The latest version of #Chrome doesn't delete Google cookies even when you ask it to delete all cookies:
It also does some dodgy stuff with logging people into Google:
Chrome is made by Google, who make vast amounts of money from invading people's privacy.
The best easy-to-use alternative right now is probably Firefox:
I'm glad I'm not the only one who has been frustrated some current software development practices.
Current status: All tests passing.
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
New Chrome UI.
We just published a guest blog post by @Tutanota detailing their journey to provide a google free push notification service for their users: https://f-droid.org/en/2018/09/03/replacing-gcm-in-tutanota.html
Thanks a lot for going that way and for writing it up in a very interesting post as well!
Stuck between the past and the future.
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