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For 6 weeks, Reporter Kashmir Hill blocked the tech giants Amazon, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Apple one by one with the help of a custom VPN built by Eyebeam Alum, Dhruv Mehrotra. Read about her experience in the Gizmodo series, supported by the Eyebeam Center for the Future of Journalism.
An overview of the ubiquitous control of the big 5 tech giants.
Hill faces serious hurdles completely block Amazon, as the company’s presence is disturbingly omnipresent.
Hill blocks Facebook and the companies it owns: Instagram, WhatsApp, Onavo, Oculus Rift, and Messenger.
This week reveals how Google creeps into our lives in invisible and unpredictable ways.
This episode reveals interesting revelations as Microsoft was subject to a government antitrust crackdown in the 90s.
Hill reluctantly exits the “Apple ecosystem.”
A true nightmare.
Dhruv explains the process of building a VPN to block the big tech bros.
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