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Improve your online privacy using Privacy On Top

“I don't believe society understands what happens when everything is available, knowable and recorded by everyone all the time”  - Google Chairman Eric Schmidttold the Wall Street Journal 8-14-10. “We know where you are. We know where you've been. We can more or less know what you're thinking about;” - Google Chairman Eric Schmidt 10-1-10 per the Atlantic.Privacy problems with today’s internet:  Your ISP knows everything about your online activityWebsites knows you physical location and have data about you. Can trace how often you visit and moreYou are constantly watched and your data is been recorded

Root your Wi-Fi router to get Privacy - for all connected devices!

Rooting Android phone using Cyanogenmod (or similar mods) gives your phone pure android experience without any blotted apps. You get features that are not available on default firmware to make it feature rich. It’s built on open source and you can rely on it. What if you could root Wi-Fi router to get new feature set ?  E.g. TOR based privacy via Wi-Fi  or Online Security or get Secured and customizable OS on router - Sounds interesting ? Wi-Fi routers in market are re-programmable. You could install new firmware on it to make it enterprise grade router.    How to root your Wi-Fi router ? If you are a super geek, you could install OpenWRT and configure it as you want.OpenWRT is Open Source Linux distribution for Wi-Fi router. Its free for anyone to download and useOpenWRT is customizable and there are packages available that you could download and install on top of it to provide TOR Privacy, Security or more.What’s the catch with it?Problem is that it’s NOT easy for geeks to do it righ…