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Researchers unveil tool for dodging countries with Internet surveillance

The project known as 'Alibi routing' is a promising development for activists, journalists, or anyone else who has a vested interest in protecting sensitive information from prying eyes.

Mike Segar/Reuters/File

Imagine for a moment that you live in Edmonton, Canada. Your best friend lives two blocks away. So why, when you sent e-mails, does that digital message often travel through the US?

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