This post points out the top things that he believes the Internet has made worse. I don’t know if I agree with all of these points. Privacy for example. I think the information from the Internet has given us a better ability to know what information about ourselves is available. We have always been tracked we just didn’t realize it. I learned this early in my life but that is another story.
HTTPS Is More Secure, So Why Isnt the Web Using It?. I wondered this as well. It seems that for the cost versus the danger that it would not be worth it.
How to hide your phone number and still receive phone calls Privacy Lover. This is in beta so it won’t be free forever. Still could be helpful if are you selling something on Ebay or want to have some more Internet privacy.
Apple Sued Over iPhone Data Privacy — InformationWeek. This is very concerning. Apparently data is shared by using your iPhone and there is no privacy.