At Disconnect our mission is to make the Internet better by giving people greater transparency and control over the personal information they share online. We do what we do to make it easier for people to protect their privacy and enjoy the Internet. Today, we develop award-winning, user-friendly privacy and security software in Palo Alto, California. By being an advocate for Internet users everywhere, we hope to create enduring, positive change in the way personal info is handled online.

Check out our award-winning privacy software: Disconnect Private Browsing

  • Load the pages you go to an average of 27% faster.
  • Stop tracking by 2,000+ third-party sites. Disconnect Search
  • Stop companies from tracking & selling your searches
  • Search normally from your search engine, or address bar Disconnect Kids for iOS 
  • Prevents tracking on your iOS device
  • Filters the biggest mobile trackers
  • Teaches about online tracking + targeting NEW! Disconnect Privacy Icons
  • See how websites collect and use your data
  • Easy-to-understand icons for thousands of sites
Company Growth (employees)
Menlo Park, US
Size (employees)
15 (est)
Disconnect was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, US

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Disconnect Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date


Total Funding

$4.7 m

Latest funding size

$3.5 m

Time since last funding

over 4 years


Disconnect's latest funding round in June 2013 was reported to be $3.5 m. In total, Disconnect has raised $4.7 m

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Block trackers and cybercrooks from infiltrating your phone with Disconnect for under $50

Everybody wants to know what you’re doing online. Whether it’s businesses trying to extract marketing data or hackers and thieves mining information for more nefarious purposes, trackers and malware worm their way into devices all the time, collecting personal details and even slowing down your phon…

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