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A new system increases network communication security and anonymity

Researchers have developed an anonymous system with automatic routing management. The system sets up a data transmission communication environment whose users are unidentifiable. This safeguards user privacy, as well as improving information exchange security, making both data sending and receiving more effective. To do this, it uses multipoint software based on client-server applications.
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Technology : GigaOM (last year)

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Brazil bans Secret over anonymous bullying, demands Apple and Google delete it from users’ phones

Technology : Pando Daily (yesterday)

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Technology : The Next Web Blog (2 years ago)

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