Do you want to avoid the NSA cybersnooping on you? Want to surf anonymously? Here's a few ideas. First via Reason TV, information on the Tor Project.
Duck Duck Go, a search engine, allows you to surf anonymously.
Tech Chop in 2012 talked about some ideas in 2012 about how to avoid creepy government cybersnooping. They also discuss Tor. You can skip to 4:05 to see the anti-snooping portion of the video.
Hope this helps give you some starting ideas.