Netflix Original: The Social Dilemma
The Social Media Dilemma
The trending Netflix documentary “The Social Dilemma” uncovers the truths of the growing era of the internet and how our love for technology can leave us vulnerable to manipulation and the loss of our personal privacy. The documentary reaffirms the concept known within the industry that “if you're not paying, you are the product.” The film asks if the world of social media and search engines creates more harm than good and if there are ways to make real change within the industry. After watching the documentary, the solutions to the concerns of technology’s power weighs on the viewers’ minds, but how do we support our internet safety without losing the technology we have grown so reliant on? At esguard.io, we believe the internet should be safe, secure, and private. Our flagship product, SecureDNS, is a mobile application that creates a virtual bubble between your phone and many of the tactics used by large tech companies to mine your data and collect excessive information on your habits. As the world becomes increasingly reliant on technology, the fear of losing it begins to outweigh the fear of losing our privacy. But we don’t need to accept this as the norm. There are options; SecureDNS allows you to trust your device again.