How to Conceal Your Digital Wake

How to Conceal Your Digital Wake

Updated October 2016. In the post on Criminal Activity and Your IP address, I outlined how people use TOR (The Onion Router) in order to conceal their IP address in order to maintain a certain level of anonymity online. But a bare bones use of the TOR system is not...
Patrick Zarrelli Attempts To Blackmail Me

Patrick Zarrelli Attempts To Blackmail Me

I was going about my morning internet routine, reading news, checking email, Twitter and the like. I usually swing by Reddit as well, but it was down this morning so I skipped it. I came back to it later and I noticed that I had a private message in my account....
Review: Amazon Echo

Review: Amazon Echo

For Christmas, I received an Amazon Echo. It’s a little plastic cylinder made by Amazon, with a speaker and some microphones in it. At 9 inches tall and 3 inches wide, it’s unobtrusive. It’s meant to be placed somewhere central in your home. After...
Why You Should Lawyer Up Before You Startup

Why You Should Lawyer Up Before You Startup

(Note: Multiple updates at bottom of post.) A couple months ago I discovered that a web service was scraping the content from a number of legal blogs. I didn’t appreciate having my friends’ content, nor mine, taken and used without permission. As such, I...