Jamie

Jamie writes about current issues concerning digital privacy and security and is known to interview leading figures in tech. He also keeps an eye on changes in government censorship and surveillance.

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A newspaper with the map outline of Australia split in half.
3 mins

Link tax: How countries are forcing Big Tech to pay for...

Australia has become the first place where Google and Facebook pay for news on their platforms. Other countries want the same.
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3 mins

How to survive an internet shutdown

With internet freedoms on the decline and internet shutdowns on the rise, read this guide on how to survive political internet blackouts.
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3 mins

Splinternet: From one internet to multiple webs

The internet was meant to be universal, but countries are changing that by subjecting it to their own laws.
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1 min

The 2021 ExpressVPN Scholarship is now accepting entries

The sixth ExpressVPN Future of Privacy Scholarship is now open for applications.
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4 mins

Protect your messaging apps with a password now

Give Signal, Telegram, Viber, and WhatsApp an extra layer of physical security with a passcode or a screen lock.
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12 mins

The best messaging apps for privacy and security in 2021

There are dozens of messaging apps to choose from, but which ones provide the best privacy security?
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2 mins

Four ways to get smart about smartwatch security

A quick guide to help make sure your smartwatch isn’t making you vulnerable to hackers.
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2 mins

Your school is tracking your online activity—here’s what to do about...

In a single tectonic shift, the Covid-19 pandemic pushed schooling and education online to adjust to lockdowns and social-distancing...
2021 year with a zero falling off.
9 mins

14 cybersecurity resolutions to stay private in 2021

With the new year almost upon us, it’s time to sit down and draw up a few New Year’s...
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2 mins

5 things to do in isolation, whatever your holiday mood

Spend your socially distanced holidays the way you want, whether it’s with others or in your own company.

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