Douglas Crawford

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I am a freelance writer, technology enthusiast, and lover of life who enjoys spinning words and sharing knowledge for a living. Find me on Google+
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IVPN Review
IVPN Review
In this IVPN review I find a Gibraltar-based VPN provider that keeps no logs at all. It is a little…
NordVPN Review – 2017
NordVPN Review – 2017
NordVPN is a no-logs VPN provider based in Panama. This alone makes it one of the best VPN choices available…
5 Best VPNs for China in 2017
5 Best VPNs for China in 2017
VPNs are one of the best ways to defeat China’s infamous censorship system, popularly known as the Great Firewall of…
5 Best UK VPN Services (2017)
5 Best UK VPN Services (2017)
In this article looking at the best UK VPN services, I will discuss how the UK is now one of…
ibVPN Review 2017
ibVPN Review 2017
ibVPN is a no logs Romanian VPN provider. As we shall see in this ibVPN review, there is much to…
PandaPow Classic Review
PandaPow Classic Review
This PandaPow Classic Review covers the traditional software-based VPN service offered by this Hong Kong-based provider. PandaPow also offers a portable…
PandaPow WiFi Review
PandaPow WiFi Review
This Hong Kong-based service bills itself as “possibly the easiest to use VPN on the planet.” And certainly, in this PandaPow…
Beware Cowboy Mobile VPN Apps
Beware Cowboy Mobile VPN Apps
A new paper (.pdf) highlights the dangers of many free mobile VPN apps. Researchers studied 283 free Android VPN apps…
VPN Ban in China Reported Inaccurately
VPN Ban in China Reported Inaccurately
China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) has issued a notice (Mandarin) declaring a fourteen-month “nationwide Internet network access…
EC Proposes Tough New Online Privacy Rules
EC Proposes Tough New Online Privacy Rules
Under the EU’s 2009 ePrivacy Directive, traditional telecoms companies are prevented from listening to or otherwise tapping into customers’ communications,…
The Intel Management Engine – a  Privacy Nightmare
The Intel Management Engine – a Privacy Nightmare
Every modern processor made by Intel contains a backdoor known as the Intel Management Engine (IME). This is an isolated…
I Know What You Downloaded
I Know What You Downloaded
As I hope most readers already know, the problem with “torrenting” is that it is anything but anonymous. Indeed, the…
Decentraleyes Review – a Firefox privacy add-on
Decentraleyes Review – a Firefox privacy add-on
Decentraleyes is a new open source Firefox add-on that aims to improve your privacy while browsing. It does this by…
NIST asks for Help against Quantum Computers
NIST asks for Help against Quantum Computers
Make no mistake about it, the future of computing is quantum. And this is a problem that deeply concerns the…
Privacy Search Engines 2017 Group Review
Privacy Search Engines 2017 Group Review
Privacy search engines such as DuckDuckGo and Startpage are becoming increasingly popular. They usually leverage the big search engines in…