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.

Everything You Need to Know About Silent Pocket

There are a million and one ways to become the next unfortunate soul victimized by identity theft. Modern hackers and identity thieves are sophisticated and cunning, yet most of their attack strategies are unknown to the average person. As far back as 20 years ago, people had an “it’ll never happen to me” mentality, thinking… Read More »

The Best Bluestacks Alternatives for 2018

Bluestacks has matured into a famous service that helps over 200 million people run mobile apps on their computers. It’s a clear leader in the mobile emulation market, but since its inception has garnered a lot of competition. Personally, I think it’s a great service, and it’s pretty cheap too. The basic free version does… Read More »

The Spider Oak One Backup Review: Is It Effective?

SpiderOak is a rather popular online backup and cloud storage provider. In fact, Edward Snowden commented that they are a much more secure alternative to other services like Dropbox. SpiderOak offers different products, but, their online storage and backup solution go under the name SpiderOak One. Despite the strange name, the software has extremely rich features and is available at… Read More »

How to Access the Deep Web (And Why You Would Want To)

Some of you may have heard the terms “deep web” or “dark web” already, but still aren’t any wiser about what these terms actually mean. And to be fair, technical terms are often littered with jargon that makes talking with a technical expert feel like talking to someone who speaks a foreign language. And the… Read More »

The Best VPN Server Locations You’ll Love

Have you ever wondered which VPN service provider is the absolute best? Well, that’s a bit of a flawed question because there is no such thing as “the best” VPN provider. Different services have different features and varying hosting locations, and users prize certain features and qualities over others on a purely subjective basis. What… Read More »

Malwarebytes vs Norton: Find Out Which is Best!

If you’ve been shopping around for the best antivirus application – either a free or paid version – then you know how difficult it is weighing the benefits and costs of one provider over another. The truth remains that there is a myriad of antivirus software developers. Some are decent and a rare few are worth the… Read More »

How to Set CPU Priority to Prefer Foreground Apps

(CPUs) are a miracle of modern science that allow human beings to offload staggeringly massive calculations onto computer systems. Many techs cast the CPU as the “brain” of the computer system or mobile device. This since the whole system is dependent on the processor. It is truly amazing how far technology has come and how… Read More »

WindScribe vs NordVPN: Which One Will You Love More?

Today we’re going to be pitting two quality VPN services against each other to see which one comes out on top. The services I’ll be comparing are Canadian based and Panamanian provider . I think that both services have a lot to offer, though to very different market segments. I’ll be as objective as possible,… Read More »

How to Uninstall Windows Defender: Important Tips!

Windows is one of the most iconic operating systems to ever exist and has been implemented and rolled out on more computers than any other desktop operating system. Most of us are overly familiar with its features, manufacturer, and colossal drawbacks like the Blue Screen of Death. Despite the popularity of Windows, it’s certainly not… Read More »

ExpressVPN vs IPVanish: Which One is Better?

and are two fo the most well-known VPN providers on the market. In fact, they seem to dominate the majority of banner ads, and are always running promotions designed to hook new customers with affordable pricing. I have recommended both providers in the past and tested each one thoroughly. And I can truly say that… Read More »