Read the full article by Richard Lawler on Engadget.com

The Center for Democracy and Technology, as well as the adult industry trade group Free Speech Coalition issued a brief (PDF) explaining why now is the time for members to switch to HTTPS. using secure connections can help your Google ranking, prevent others from changing the content on your site (like ads), increase privacy for readers, help pages load faster and make censorship harder to implement. (Of course, like with Netflix, anyone watching the connection could still see what site you’re connecting to, just not exactly what data is being transferred.)

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