How much is your data worth?

How much is your data worth?

According to The Economist, data—not oil—has become the world’s most valuable resource. Think about that for a second. Your Google searches, your social media profiles, and even your Amazon purchase history could be worth more now than any other commodity in the...
Why you should never use free VPNs

Why you should never use free VPNs

Free VPNs are a dime a dozen, but just because they’re common doesn’t mean they’re any good. Free VPN provider Hotspot Shield is notorious for logging and selling user data, yet a great 500 million unknowing users still lean on their services for “privacy and...
Why some VPNs are better than others

Why some VPNs are better than others

The good news is that you have more choices than ever when it comes to picking a VPN. The bad news is that some VPNs on the market won’t protect your privacy. Research says many VPNs use outdated technology High-Tech Bridge, a Switzerland-based web security company,...
Why you should use a VPN in conjunction with Tor

Why you should use a VPN in conjunction with Tor

With the recent net neutrality repeal, there’s been a lot of talk about VPNs and their importance. Where some analysts champion VPNs as the ultimate privacy tool, others are more skeptical. While it’s true that VPNs can help lessen the effects of the net neutrality...