Our tools hold institutions accountable for the way they use technology, pulling back the curtain so readers can see for themselves how technology affects them.
A Real-Time Website Privacy Inspector
Is Twitter Throttling a Website Right Now?
Measure in real-time how long it takes for X’s link shortener to redirect to any URL.
See the Neighborhoods Internet Providers Excluded from Fast Internet
Explore The Markup’s interactive map to see where AT&T, CenturyLink, and Verizon offered only slow internet speeds in major U.S. cities
United States Place Sampler (USPS)
Easily sample random U.S. street addresses using this new tool from Big Local News and The Markup
A tool from The Markup’s Citizen Browser project
Google the Giant
A browser extension from The Markup
Amazon Brand Detector
A browser extension that reveals Amazon brand and exclusive products while you shop on the site
Our WordPress plugin, built on top of Shlink, lets editors generate short URLs without compromising user privacy