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Online Security & Privacy tool 'Spotflux' is The Most Useful Startup of the Month for Apr 2012
Every month, Whats New On The Net selects one of the many Internet Startups & Smartphone Apps it has featured in that month as 'The Most Useful Startup of the Month.' For April 2012, that title goes to 'Spotflux', an Online privacy & security tool.
Spotflux was named by us today as The Most Useful Startup of the Month for April 2012 because of its stated aim - to make your Internet surfing more private & more secure. What this Startup ensures is that even as you surf the Web, you do not unwittingly give away any private information that could be "misused".
Privacy issues over the Internet have always been a concern. Spotflux aims to provide a "more private, more secure & more open" connection to the Internet.
Spotflux says on its Site that it tries to stop private information like your personal browsing history & activity to be monitored or given away, thus ensuring a surfer's full control over his private information. This Startup also claims to protect your computer from spyware, malware, viruses & other such threats. For frequent users of WiFi connections, Spotflux protects your devices from privacy & security threats by encrypting your connection. This plug-in is available, both for Windows & for OS X.
You need to install the plug-in & then at the mere flick of a switch, your outgoing & incoming data is encrypted. Spotflux is based in New York, USA, & is Free to use. There is a mobile version coming soon.
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