At DuckDuckGo, we believe the Internet shouldn’t feel so creepy,and getting the privacy you deserve online should be as simple asclosing the blinds.
Our app provides the privacy essentials you need to seamlessly takecontrol of your personal information as you search and browse theweb, no matter where the Internet takes you:
• Escape Advertising Tracker Networks — Our Privacy Protection willblock all the hidden trackers we can find, exposing the majoradvertising networks tracking you over time, so that you can trackwho’s trying to track you.
• Increase Encryption Protection — We force sites to use anencrypted connection where available, protecting your data fromprying eyes, like ISPs.
• Search Privately — You share your most personal information withyour search engine, like your financial, medical, and politicalquestions. What you search for is your own business, which is whyDuckDuckGo search doesn’t track you. Ever.
• Decode Privacy Policies — We’ve partnered with Terms of ServiceDidn’t Read to include their scores and labels of website terms ofservice and privacy policies, where available.
As you search and browse, the DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser shows youa Privacy Grade rating when you visit a website (A-F). This ratinglets you see how protected you are at a glance, dig into thedetails to see who we caught trying to track you, and learn how weenhanced the underlying site’s privacy measures. The Privacy Gradeis scored automatically based on the prevalence of hidden trackernetworks, encryption availability, and website privacypractices.
Our app provides standard browsing functionality includingbookmarks and autocomplete. In addition to strong PrivacyProtection as described above, we also packed in a Fire Button thatallows you to clear all your tabs and data with one tap.
Too many people believe you simply can’t expect privacy on theInternet. We’re fighting to change that, and have made it ourmission to set a new standard of trust online. Install DuckDuckGoand take back your privacy!
About Us: https://duckduckgo.com/about/
Device Privacy Tips:https://spreadprivacy.com/tag/device-privacy-tips/
More Privacy Education:https://spreadprivacy.com/tag/privacy-newsletter/
This app is open source athttps://github.com/duckduckgo/Android.
You can always reach us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. We’dlove to hear from you!