What about other technologies?

What does Winston do that my adblocker doesn't?
Browser extensions like adblockers keep ads from appearing on your screen, but they don’t prevent you from being watched, or your data from being collected ...
Wed, 11 Dec, 2019 at 2:38 PM
Why not just use a Pi-Hole?
Winston goes far beyond Pi-Hole, even without the Winston browser extensions. A Pi-Hole provides the ability for you to specify domains to block and ad-...
Wed, 11 Dec, 2019 at 3:40 PM
Do I still need Winston if I always use Incognito Mode on my browser?
Yes. Incognito mode does virtually nothing to protect your data. It prevents your browser from storing information about your browsing history. It doesn’t h...
Wed, 11 Dec, 2019 at 3:14 PM
Can I use Winston instead of a firewall?
Winston has a firewall in it, but it does not provide firewall protections in all circumstances, as the default configuration for Winston is pass-through of...
Thu, 9 Jan, 2020 at 10:53 AM
Can I use Winston instead of a VPN?
Winston does a lot more than a Virtual Private Network (VPN) and covers all the Internet-connected devices on your network – not just your computer. VPNs en...
Thu, 22 Oct, 2020 at 11:40 AM
Does Winston eliminate the need for antivirus software?
Winston does not provide antivirus capabilities at this time.
Mon, 21 Oct, 2019 at 4:31 PM
Can Winston be used with a RatTrap?
No. RatTrap's DNS service interferes with Winston's DNS service and can't be modified, preventing resolution of the Winston Dashboard.
Mon, 21 Oct, 2019 at 4:31 PM