23 Jul 2017
A primer on privacy and Bitcoin, why it matters for fungibility, and what cryptocurrencies are trying to fix it.
14 Jul 2017
Can people meaningfully resist surveillance without knowing it?
26 May 2017
The privacy failings of the internet of things get worse when we realize its inevitable health applications
19 May 2017
Some people still don't grasp that data can't be removed from society (and it's racist tendencies)
12 May 2017
Learn how to contribute to Tahoe-LAFS on I2P by running your own storage node!
05 May 2017
Learn how ransomware is shutting down entire institutions, and how you can defend against it
05 May 2017
A primer on email security. Learn where email is weak and how to make it stronger.
22 Apr 2017
Tahoe-LAFS offers decentralized, resilient, and secure storage. This tutorial shows you how to run Tahoe-LAFS using I2P on Linux
07 Apr 2017
Tahoe-LAFS offers decentralized, resilient, and secure storage. This tutorial is the first in a three part series that teaches you the basics of Tahoe-LAFS
31 Mar 2017
If you want to start an anonymous blog, there's a lot of considerations. This primer will point you to the tools and tips you need to get started.
23 Mar 2017
American ISPs are now selling your data, and despite controversy, a VPN isn't necessarily a bad idea.
17 Mar 2017
Brave is disrupting the entire online advertising model for the better. Learn what it can do for you.
09 Mar 2017
Is Tor funded by the US government? Can it be hacked? Can it be broken by mere statistics? This article unpacks those claims.
03 Mar 2017
Discover how ZeroNet could revolutionize Tor and I2P's hidden services, before learning how to install it yourself
24 Feb 2017
Location data says a lot about us, with or without Stingrays at work. We need to take it more seriously.
17 Feb 2017
Learn what browser fingerprinting is and how it canb e used to track you online.
Privacy is hard. With ever-increasing amounts of data being collected about us through an ever-widening set of methods, fighting back against surveillance often seems like a lost cause. The goal of this site is to convince you otherwise; it is to show that meaningful privacy is both achievable and desirable. Through tutorials walking you through privacy-preserving technologies, and articles discussing issues surrounding privacy, surveillance, big-data, and technology, TheTinHat.com is a site that helps you find shelter from surveillance.