Firefox could be adding built-in Tor support for improved private browsing | News | Geek.com

Firefox could be adding built-in Tor support for improved private browsing | News | Geek.com

In future releases of Firefox, you may have access to a private browsing mode that’s a whole lot more private. There’s a chance that Mozilla could be working to integrate support for Tor’s anonymous surfing tech into their browser. Tor integration might not be a perfect privacy solution — but it’s definitely an upgrade over the private browsing modes our browsers currently offer.

Reddit is planning its own cryptocurrency to give users part ownership of the site | News | Geek.com

Reddit is planning its own cryptocurrency to give users part ownership of the site | News | Geek.com

It seems like there’s a cryptocurrency for everything these days, so why not Reddit? The social news site, which calls itself “the front page of the internet,” has just raised $50 million in venture capital based on a total valuation of $500 million. Reddit CEO Yishan Wong says that 10% of that money is earmarked for the Reddit community itself. As for how to distribute the shares, Reddit is looking at creating its own cryptocurrency similar to Bitcoin, but hopefully more long-lived than Coinye.