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Filters for PC:
Call TAG 718-225-5824 (718-Call-TAG)
www.usanativ.com           8-12/mo 95-140/yr per 2 devices     
www.techloq.com (Windows)            9.49/mo 99.49/yr per device
www.NetFree.link (Windows)            free
www.netsafepro.com           10-12/mo per device 9-10/mo additional
www.netsparkmobile.com/ (Android and Windows)            9.50/mo 89/yr per device
www.covenanteyes.com/services/internet-filtering / http://webchaver.org/filtering.php           15.99/mo unlimited devices scree captures
www.netnanny.com (Android, iOS, PC, Mac)           40/yr 55/yr per device
https://truple.io (Android, Windows, Mac, Linux, Chromebook [iOS coming soon]) - randomly captures and shares screenshots with accountability partner.                                    5-16/mo 50-160/yr (ranging from 1-unlimited devices)

http://www.livigent.com
==built on Livigent==
www.meshimer.com                      8-15/mo per device
www.geder.org
www.gentechsolution.com                   39/qtr per device

More info see https://venishmartem.com/

Israel
https://www.tagisrael.org/
http://www.etrog.net.il/
http://www.enativ.com/
http://netfree.link/
http://www.rimon.net.il/
http://shomer.shoresh.org.il/

For Windows Phone
www.safekiddo.com/en_us/

For Android
https://truple.io/androidfilter.html (Free android filter)

For iPhone/iPad/iOs
Check out their quite easy and powerful content restrictions.
Suggestion: Have someone else have the password (or half and half with a spouse) and do the following:
Lock installing apps + remove browser + add apps you need (possible rules: no games, no sports, no entertainment, etc.).
[Occasionally an app will have a built in browser/or need to access a certain website - just go back in to settings (with password) and add that website].
There is time restrictions and more features too.
(May not be enough for teenagers - consult your own advisers - this solution sure beats doing nothing and there is no excuse)

DNS
https://www.opendns.com/ (can be used in routers or directly in PC)
https://cleanbrowsing.org

Pricing info may not be accurate and is only on full filters (not email only), feel free to correct, and does not include installation costs. I am working on a comprehensive comparison list
here it is
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Re: Internet Filters
« Reply #2535 on: January 24, 2021, 10:18:09 PM »
1. I pay for 100/100 and have several devices on my network.
2. Currently I don't have any device without the filter B"H but when i did test it the results were nearly identical.
You're on Verizon network?

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Re: Internet Filters
« Reply #2536 on: January 24, 2021, 10:52:19 PM »
You're on Verizon network?
He's in EY.

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Re: Internet Filters
« Reply #2537 on: January 24, 2021, 11:45:30 PM »
Just want to say that in the past I have complained about netsparks speed on my phone. B"H it has been much better the past year. They must have fixed something.
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Re: Internet Filters
« Reply #2538 on: January 25, 2021, 09:54:04 AM »

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Re: Internet Filters
« Reply #2539 on: January 25, 2021, 09:56:36 AM »
all I'm saying for those kvetching about speed, you Need to check  your service plan, your router speed, wires and pc network card, you can't just blame the filter

Correct. In most cases it does not relate to the filter (although the filter is an easy scapegoat). It can be caused by antivirus, network issues, bad reception, interference and many other causes.

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Re: Internet Filters
« Reply #2540 on: February 04, 2021, 01:12:14 PM »
Doesn't look that reliable. If your issue is the money, go for netspark. They have a trial period.
You can also try purifeye. I've gotten some positive feedback from a fellow TAG volunteer that tried it on his own device.
Although Tag doesn't officially recommend it yet, since we don't know enough and don't have access to the backend yet.
It's a great filter.
 But really annoying that every 2nd app doesn't work properly, you can't login in and gives an error thinking something is wrong with your connection. It's not allowing for the data to be submitted through the app.

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The way we work is that the device is filtered through a proxy as opposed to a VPN that many companies use. Both approaches has various pros and cons. One major con that our system has unfortunately, is that when apps are being filtered often they do not operate as they should. As such, we advise using apps that require filtering such as YouTube, Instagram etc through the actual browser and not the app itself. If a client insists on using the app, we can allow it but we cannot guarantee any filtering.


Anyone using this filter besides for me?
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Re: Internet Filters
« Reply #2541 on: February 08, 2021, 04:08:58 PM »
Anyone have any current Techloq promo codes/vouchers?
Thanks.

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Re: Internet Filters
« Reply #2542 on: February 10, 2021, 05:01:11 PM »
Does it make sense that customer support for Techloq seems to only be via email and not phone?
We're finding it very annoying.

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Re: Internet Filters
« Reply #2543 on: February 10, 2021, 05:05:15 PM »
I've heard that recently from someone else as well. He said that they told him someone will call him back 2 days ago but he is still waiting. I wouldn't know because i don't use Techloq.

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Re: Internet Filters
« Reply #2544 on: February 10, 2021, 06:20:52 PM »
Anyone here use Techloq?

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Re: Internet Filters
« Reply #2545 on: February 10, 2021, 11:40:31 PM »
Anyone here use Techloq?
I use them. Why?

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Re: Internet Filters
« Reply #2546 on: February 11, 2021, 01:28:18 AM »
Does it make sense that customer support for Techloq seems to only be via email and not phone?
We're finding it very annoying.
I've found them responsive.
They unblock pages quickly.  sometimes with in minutes.
They called me recently (a month or so ago) after I emailed them.

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Re: Internet Filters
« Reply #2547 on: February 11, 2021, 04:04:27 PM »
They unblock even in less than a minute, at least in my experience.

Not sure why so many categories and sites are blocked by default.
They also don't allow Duckduckgo as a search engine (only Google), which people prefer for privacy.
I also wish they had a Firefox extension not just for Chrome. Again, Firefox is better for privacy.

They seem to have a thing for Google products.

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Re: Internet Filters
« Reply #2548 on: February 11, 2021, 04:14:27 PM »
From what i understood the unblocking is done by a computer in most cases.

The issue my friend was having was a more complex tech support issue and as of now he is already waiting 3 days after they told him that they'll call him and he also sent 2 emails.

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Re: Internet Filters
« Reply #2549 on: February 11, 2021, 09:58:20 PM »
They unblock even in less than a minute, at least in my experience.

Not sure why so many categories and sites are blocked by default.
They also don't allow Duckduckgo as a search engine (only Google), which people prefer for privacy.
I also wish they had a Firefox extension not just for Chrome. Again, Firefox is better for privacy.

They seem to have a thing for Google products.
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