How to Privately Buy a Private Phone (A Primer)

​Before diving in, check out the previous post about the privacy issues of mobile devices. This post will address specific strategies around obtaining private mobile phones and plans. TL;DR Use cash for all transactions.Obtain a factory unlocked mobile phone from retail store (bonus for face mask purchase).Put phone in Faraday bag when it's not in… Continue reading How to Privately Buy a Private Phone (A Primer)

Why Privately Purchased Phones Benefit You

By now, you know your phone is a live tracking device. To what extent though? Both the GPS and the internal antenna expose your physical location. It's best to assume your mobile phone carrier and manufacturer can access this information. And if they can, you better assume malicious actors can as well. Ok so your… Continue reading Why Privately Purchased Phones Benefit You