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22 Examples of Tech Security

From Ephemeral Social Networks to DIY Privacy Monitors

— March 12, 2015 — Tech
The idea of tech security has become especially important over the last few months as people become aware of hacking and the permanency of information put online. Whether that's through social media or more traditional web media, it's clear that tech security has diversified to address a number of fears, issues and future problems.

From simple tweaks such as webcam covers to ensure no one is secretly being watched to social networks designed specifically for younger generations and even apps that allow people to erase messages on other people's phones, these examples of tech security focus on creative Plan B solutions that many people will appreciate. Their existence also proves that people are looking for ways to maintain not only their security, but also their privacy as they interact online.
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Online Privacy Protecting Services
Online Privacy Protecting Services
Scrambls Social Media Encrypter Keeps Posts Confidental
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21
Mobile Security Firewalls
Mobile Security Firewalls
SnoopWall Safeguards Your Mobile Banking Transactions
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Post-mortem Social Media
Post-mortem Social Media
Facebook Users Are Now Granted Control Over Their Accounts After They Die
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19
Sent Text-Erasing Apps
Sent Text-Erasing Apps
The Wiper App Allows Users to Delete Text Messages They Already Delivered
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18
Sanctuary-Seeking Apps
Sanctuary-Seeking Apps
The ‘Breather’ App Finds You Reprieve from Urban Life
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17
Self-Destructing Messaging Apps
Self-Destructing Messaging Apps
The Wickr App Offers Privacy and Control
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16
Phone Call Encryption Services
Phone Call Encryption Services
A New Smartphone Software Will Protect Users from Harmful Hacks
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15
Social Network Spy Software
Social Network Spy Software
ZoneAlarm SocialGuard Lets Parents Track Kids' Facebook Activity
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14
Privacy Encouragement Clip-Ons
Privacy Encouragement Clip-Ons
This Idea For a Small Device Provides a Solution to Webcam Hacking
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13
Inappropriate Content-Monitoring Apps
Inappropriate Content-Monitoring Apps
The Xpire App Helps You Keep Your Digital Footprint Small
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12
Tween Mobile Social Networks
Tween Mobile Social Networks
The Everloop Mobile App is Only for Kids 13 or Younger
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Self-Destructing Messaging Apps
Self-Destructing Messaging Apps
The Privatext App Keeps Your Sent Messages and Images Safe
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10
Ultra-Secure Smartphones
Ultra-Secure Smartphones
The Snowden Phone Can Encrypt Calls and Texts
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9
Ephemeral Social Networks
Ephemeral Social Networks
Voycee Deletes Your Past Social Network History Every Time You Post
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8
Anti-Surveillance Apps
Anti-Surveillance Apps
The Surv App Keeps You Safe from Prying Camera Eyes
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7
Privacy-Preserving Phone Cases
Privacy-Preserving Phone Cases
The QS1 Phone Case Protects Sensitive Information
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6
Anonymity-Protecting Smartphones
Anonymity-Protecting Smartphones
Protect Your Privacy with the New Blackphone
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5
Computer Security Stickers
Computer Security Stickers
The CamPatch Web Cam Cover Protects Your Privacy in Style
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4
Temporary Phone Number Apps
Temporary Phone Number Apps
The 'Burner' for iPhone App by Ad Hoc Labs is Great for Anonymity
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3
Paparazzi-Evading Dresses
Paparazzi-Evading Dresses
The Ying Gao Playground Dress Protects Privacy
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2
DIY Privacy Monitors
DIY Privacy Monitors
This Hack Lets You Hide What's on Your Computer Screen From Everyone But You
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1
Decorative Webcam Covers
Decorative Webcam Covers
Elise Luttik Creates a Fun Accessory to Ensure Privacy When on Computers
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