Ever heard about tracking cookies? Many companies consider the info they find out about you while you browse very interesting. With Disconnect you can find out who's monitoring your moves on the Internet.
Find out who's requesting your personal information.
Another interesting function of this application has to do with privacy issues, as the searches you carry out on the Internet while it's installed will remain hidden. In other words, they'll be carried out anonymously so that they won't be able to be associated to your profile.
Furthermore, if you decide to update to the paid version you can protect yourself in real time against hackers and trackers that want to spy on your browsing.