Privacy-Focused Technology Companies Call for a Floor Vote on Antitrust Legislation

Privacy-Focused Technology Companies Call for a Floor Vote on Antitrust Legislation

13 privacy-focused technology companies representing more than 100 million users in the United States published a letter imploring the U.S. Congress bring the American Innovation and Choice Online Act (AICOA) to a floor vote as soon as possible.Source: DuckDuckGo…

Is the powertrain industry’s diligence also its downfall?

Joana Fidalgo – JLR’s architecture lead for powertrain strategy at the time of writing – discusses the differing views of what makes a car the best. All opinions expressed here are Joana’s and not that of JLR. A few weeks ago, I was having a conversation with my partner about the current state of the […]
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Dear Google: We Agree Search Competition Should Be "Only 1 Click Away" – So Why Is It 15+ on Android?

Dear Google: We Agree Search Competition Should Be “Only 1 Click Away” – So Why Is It 15+ on Android?

Google claims search competition is “only one click away.” So why does it take fifteen+ clicks to make DuckDuckGo Search or any other alternative the default on Android devices?Source: DuckDuckGo…

Too many Americans live in ‘sacrifice zones.’ Let’s fix that.

Too many Americans live in ‘sacrifice zones.’ Let’s fix that.

It’s no secret frontline communities face compounding crises. We must — and can — take bold action to provide healthy environments for all. Source: Grist, a beacon in the smog,an independent news outlet and network of innovators working toward a planet that doesn’t burn and a future that doesn’t suck…

Coronavirus canceled my favorite sports. Here’s why we need them more than ever.

Coronavirus canceled my favorite sports. Here’s why we need them more than ever.

Once it’s safe, sports can’t return fast enough for this fan. Source: Grist, a beacon in the smog,an independent news outlet and network of innovators working toward a planet that doesn’t burn and a future that doesn’t suck…

Working from Home? Consider These Privacy-Focused Tools

Working from Home? Consider These Privacy-Focused Tools

As a remote-first Internet privacy company, we firmly believe that working outside of a traditional office setting should not compromise your privacy. To that end, we’ve rounded up privacy-respecting tools, and important settings, that you can confidently utilize while you’re working remotely.Source: DuckDuckGo…

Working Remotely for the First Time? Here Are 5 Tips From Our All-Remote Team

Working Remotely for the First Time? Here Are 5 Tips From Our All-Remote Team

In the wake of COVID-19, many people are suddenly working remotely. At DuckDuckGo, we’ve always been a remote-first company, so we wanted to take a moment to share helpful tips and words of encouragement, directly from some of our staff. Source: DuckDuckGo…