Author Archives: Conner Sinclair

About Conner Sinclair

Conner is a self-professed tech nerd, obsessed with digital security and privacy. He loves debugging "lost causes" and thwarting hackers. When not in his depressing cubicle in Corporate America, he's blogging here.

The Ultimate FonePaw Review: Does it Work?

Hard drive recovery software can be a real lifesaver, and over the years it has become more and more sophisticated. Believe it or not, HDD recovery software has become so advanced that even cheap tools can read data off of your hard drive, even after it has been deleted unless you use a special tool… Read More »

The FixMeStick Review: Does it Really Work?

isn’t your average run-of-the-mill antivirus removal tool. It has some amazing features that allow it to remove viruses and malware that some ordinary, albeit useful, antivirus applications cannot. But what are its features? Does it work? And does its efficacy justify its price tag? Today I’m going to pick apart the advantages, features, and pricing… Read More »

The Best HideMyAss Alternatives – HMA Alternative VPN Services

HideMyAss VPN is a popular provider for several reasons. First of all, they have a rather lively and racy marketing strategy paired with great branding. If that wasn’t enough to grab your attention, you might have also come across their service when searching for a free trustworthy proxy to pull up censored web content. One… Read More »

TunnelBear vs Private Internet Access VPNs: Full Comparison

is one of the most price competitive service providers in the VPN industry. You’d be hard-pressed to find another quality provider that has a cheaper long-term subscription option. That said, Tunnelbear is unique in its own right because it is one of the rare few VPN service providers that offer a completely free service. However,… Read More »

The BullGuard Antivirus Review: Is it Right for You?

There seem to be more antivirus providers than there are stars in the night sky. This leaves many of us scratching our heads and wondering whether or not we got a good deal.. Today, we’re going to be taking a closer look at Antivirus to see how they stack up against the competition. However, we’re… Read More »

Webroot vs Kaspersky Compared – Which Security Solution is Best?

and are among the most well-known antivirus software providers, but which one is right for you? Choosing the right antivirus software is a real challenge because a sub-par service could leave you with an unresponsive computer, victimized by ransomware or keyloggers. There’s a lot to consider when selecting antivirus software that exceeds price alone. Be… Read More »

ZoneAlarm vs Comodo – Which Security Service is Better?

Both and are long-time players in the security industry and have built up a solid reputation for quality software over the years. They offer software solutions for a whole range of security issues from firewalls to antivirus applications. One thing I found interesting is that both of these providers package their antivirus software with some… Read More »

The Best VirtualBox Alternatives – Programs Similar to Virtualbox

Virtualization technologies aren’t anything new. In fact, they’ve been around for decades. The first virtualization software I ever used was VMWare over 10 years ago. But today, there are more than a few options to choose from. If you’re interested, check out the history and development of virtualization. Anyway, when virtualization technologies started hitting business… Read More »

What is Net Neutrality? – Net Neutrality Explained!

The potential lack of net neutrality in the near future has been rearing its ugly head in Washington and could be a massive game changer that would drastically flip the American Internet infrastructure upside down. But net neutrality isn’t the easiest concept to grasp, especially if you don’t have a functional understanding of Internet technologies.… Read More »

The Best VPNs for Bit Torrent

Bit Torrent has long been an extremely popular way to access massive stores of software, videos, music, and files absolutely free. But P2P technologies have opened up a can of worms when considering copyright laws and enforcement. There is a large question of legality surrounding ‘pirated’ media. Some countries ban it completely and have varying… Read More »