Will ISP Piracy Warnings Cause More Brits to Use VPNs?
Will ISP Piracy Warnings Cause More Brits to Use VPNs?
The UK has decided to join scores of other governments from around the world by permitting internet service providers (ISPs)…
Apple Pulls NYT Apps from Stores in China
Apple Pulls NYT Apps from Stores in China
In a disturbing and slightly surprising development, it has been confirmed that the New York Times’ English and Chinese-language apps have been removed from…
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,…
High Flying Italian Hackers May Have Invested Millions
High Flying Italian Hackers May Have Invested Millions
A brother and sister team of Italian hackers has been arrested on suspicion of hacking 20,000 email accounts. Among the…
Are Digital Privacy and Net Neutrality Seriously Under Threat in the US?
Are Digital Privacy and Net Neutrality Seriously Under Threat in the US?
  When I say that US President-elect Trump and UK Prime Minister Theresa May are a marriage made in heaven, people…
How Fake News Exaggerations Affect Privacy
How Fake News Exaggerations Affect Privacy
At the heart of attacks on "fake news" is delegitimizing the outcome of the US presidential elections, and the promotion…
2016: A Nightmare for Digital Privacy Around the World
2016: A Nightmare for Digital Privacy Around the World
Since the Edward Snowden revelations in 2013, governments around the world have succumbed to a worrying surveillance epidemic. In 2016,…
Truth-seeking Trump Agrees with Assange
Truth-seeking Trump Agrees with Assange
If the truth is something that you value, then perhaps you should be happy that the US decided to vote…
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…
Watch Taboo Starring Tom Hardy on iPlayer from Anywhere
Watch Taboo Starring Tom Hardy on iPlayer from Anywhere
Taboo is a new BBC ONE/FX television series that is about to premiere to viewers on the UK’s BBC ONE.…
Ashley Madison Settles Complaint with FTC
Ashley Madison Settles Complaint with FTC
Selective enjoyment of privacy rights and dispensing digital security based on your politics, or worse, your personal predilections (regardless of…
Looking Back at 2016 and Glimpsing at the New Year
Looking Back at 2016 and Glimpsing at the New Year
Happy New Year everyone, from me and all of us at BestVPN.com! Well, 2016 is in the books. And what…
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…