March 1, 2018

What Is An ICO (Initial Coin Offering)? A Simple Explanation

To understand what an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) is, let us first begin with an analogy. Take for instance in a stock market; when a business opens up, people want to buy a stock in them. Buying stock in a business is basically like buying a small piece of the business. When they […]
February 22, 2018

Proxy VS VPN: What Is The Difference?

PROXY VS VPN VPN (Virtual Private Network) and proxy servers have increased in popularity over the years as digital tools to help you get around Internet restrictions, firewalls, and any kind of service/country that is imposing heavy censorship in regards to using the Internet. Most of us know that when we surf the […]
February 14, 2018

Why Are Netflix Shows Blocked in Different Countries?

Have you ever been so frustrated with Netflix, Youtube or some other streaming service because you signed up for a premium account, only to find out that there were plenty of TV shows, movies and content that were geo-blocked in your country’s region? After all, it does not seem fair to you that […]
February 8, 2018

What is Blockchain? A Short Beginner’s Introduction

Take for example; Ali want to buy a bowl of ‘laksa’ from Siti with MYR10. Siti has to trust that the MYR10 note she is receiving is legit and not a fake. If instead Ali decides to transfer money, or use and ATM to pay Siti, essentially what Ali is doing is sending […]
January 31, 2018

What are PGP Keys? – A Basic Beginner’s Guide on How It Works

PGP (Pretty Good Privacy) is an encryption program that provides cryptographic privacy and authentication for data communication. PGP was developed by Phil Zimmermann in 1991. Essentially, PGP is used for data encryption and digital signatures. PGP is used for signing, encrypting, and decrypting texts, emails, files, directories, and whole disk partitions and to […]
January 25, 2018

10 Best Tips Anyone Can Use to Stay Anonymous Online

You do not have to be a James Bond secret-agent type, or a black hat hacker; we have all surely done things online where the merit of online anonymity would have been a great value to us. We have plenty of good reasons to care about our privacy and security online, considering how […]
January 16, 2018

How To Use a VPN to Unlock US Netflix Content

If you have just subscribed to Netflix but you happen to be living in any country outside of the United States, you might be disappointed to find that you are not able to access plenty of the content available exclusively to Netflix subscribers in the US. In fact, Finder.com carried out a comprehensive […]
January 11, 2018

What is Big Data? – Why You Should Be Concerned What Data Brokers Collect on You

Have you ever experienced that moment when you have just been surfing for airline tickets to a particular country, or reading up on lists of attractions to visit there, when a creepy ad for hotels in the same country pops up in your ad banners? Congratulations! You have just got a taste of […]