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Backlit adopts a considered stance on personal privacy and digital freedom. This is the homepage, where you'll find new content as it's added.

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By Bob Leggitt  |  21 August 2022

If this is the solution, give me back the problem...

Only Fools and Corpies: The Privacy Nihilism Litmus Test

Backlit Blog
By Bob Leggitt  |  7 August 2022

Focus on the detail, and you won't see the trick...

Before You Use Tor... The Odds of Surveillance

Backlit Blog
By Bob Leggitt  |  31 July 2022

How to break your own website...

The CDN Trap: Hazards of a Multi-Origin Web

Backlit Blog
By Bob Leggitt  |  20 July 2022

A place where Big Tech cannot tread. Or is it?...

Is Geminispace The Great Escape From Nineteen Eighty-Four?

Backlit Blog
By Bob Leggitt  |  10 July 2022

FrEe ShIt MaKeS mOrE mOnEy, apparently...

The Truth About Creative Commons

Backlit Blog
By Bob Leggitt  |  6 July 2022

Two extra-marital affairs and a VPN please...

Privacy-Themed Tech Will Remain a Niche Market Until it Speaks to Women

Backlit Blog
By Bob Leggitt  |  19 June 2022

Sorry I killed your server-side spyware...

How to Fully Incapacitate Google Tag Manager and Why You Should

Backlit Blog
By Bob Leggitt  |  12 June 2022

If you don't put up barriers, stalkers gonna stalk...

How To Keep Big Tech Out of the IndieWeb

Backlit Blog
By Bob Leggitt  |  5 June 2022

If we really want freedom, we have to escape Big Tech's browser monopoly...

Cyber Freedom: No Gain Without Pain

Backlit Blog
By Bob Leggitt  |  19 May 2022

What happens to Cloudflare when websites stop wanting to block bots?...

Is the Downfall of Cloudflare Nigh?

Backlit Blog
By Bob Leggitt  |  25 February 2022

Google's lost the Internet, but don't worry - it's still there...

Search 101: How to Find the Lost Web

Backlit Info
By Bob Leggitt  |  25 February 2022

If it can be used to spy on you, it will be used to spy on you...

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By Bob Leggitt  |  25 February 2022

If you want spyware, this is not the site for you...

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