internet health report

2018 Internet Health Report

How healthy is the Internet? You may know other reports that look at industry trends and technologies. The Internet Health Report is about the human experience of the Internet - an independent, open source compilation of data, research and stories that show how the Internet evolving.

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Quartz Africa

After the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal, can we talk about data privacy in Africa now?

by Linet Kwamboka on April 5, 2018

For some Facebook is the internet , Linet Kwaboka asks when will the conversations around privacy and security expand to reflect Africa


Teen charged in Nova Scotia government breach says he had 'no malicious intent'

by Jack Julian on April 16, 2018

A 19-year-old faces a possible 10 year sentence for downloading files from Nova Scotia's freedom-of-information portal.


Mozilla awards final grants from its $1.2 million Community Gigabit Fund

by Anna Hensel on April 2, 2018

Mozilla has awarded its final Gigabit community funds, dedicated to providing high speed access to under served communities


Up Next: A Better Recommendation System

by Renee DiResta on April 11, 2018

Mozilla fellow Renee DiResta explains how recommendations via surveillance are currently used and examines options for the future

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Global Sprint

Mozilla’s Global Sprint brings together coders, scientists, artists, students, educators and activists to collaborate on open-source projects that make the internet a better, healthier place.

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Dear Facebook: Stop cross site tracking by default

We’re calling on Facebook to turn off the default use of cross-site tracking tools that target advertising based on people’s browsing.

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Facebook Container

Browse the internet for yourself by yourself. Facebook Container keeps your personal browsing separate from any of your Facebook use.

Things Gateway

Mozilla’s IOT Lab has released Things Gateway , a step by step guide to creating your own secure smart home of internet and interconnected devices.

Web Literacy Curriculum

Web literacy skills like searching, remixing, and basic cyber-security are necessary for people to understand and take full advantage of all the internet has to offer.

Trending projects

We want to give users the knowledge and the power to make informed decisions by themselves to prevent abusive practices.

Rishab Nithyanand, Mozilla Fellow