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Stay Invisible: Free Public Proxy Servers List

If you want to surf anonymously, here’s the perfect information resource for you: a list of public HTTP proxy servers that’s updated daily.

Linked on the 6th of September, 2002 Details

HTML email tracks you

With the ever-increasing use of HTML email, senders can embed images into their emails. These can then be loaded from a remote web server or attached directly to email. When images are remote, they can be tagged by the sender to know who, exactly, opened the message and when. Giving them, in effect, a return-receipt capability that can't be disabled by the recipient. Here's a safe demonstration of this concept. Luckily, I loathe HTML email so I have it disabled anyway.

Linked on the 9th of December, 2000 Details