About: rasengan

Profile June 14th, 2013
Andrew is a long-time advocate of privacy and the conservation of the personal realm. He served as the brand manager for an internationally recognized best-selling product prior to co-founding Private Internet Access.
Website https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/

Posts by rasengan:

  • Jun 14, 2013
  • Bitcoin, News, Privacy,


We understand that there have been a number of questions discussed regarding the recent disclosure of the NSA's PRISM program. A number of our customers have expressed concern about whether…

  • Sep 24, 2012
  • Bitcoin, News, Privacy, Security,

Warning: Bank of America Giving Access to Random Accounts

Today, we received an invoice for one of our expenses. To send the payment, I logged into Bank of America's website to use their ACH (Automated Clearing House) system.  Once…

  • Jul 11, 2012
  • News, Security,

How To Access Free WiFi from New York City Pay Phones

New York City has launched a free public WiFi service at 10 different payphone locations, with more to come soon.  The initial locations can be found on Foursquare.  You can…

  • Jun 29, 2012
  • Bitcoin, News,

Paul Graham Endorses Bitcoin

[caption id="attachment_375" align="aligncenter" width="418"] Some rights reserved by pragdave (Flickr)[/caption] History is in the making.  Although this is not a major announcement pertaining to Bitcoin directly, today may be one…

  • May 9, 2012
  • News, Privacy,

Big Brother is Watching: 007 Style

[caption id="attachment_364" align="alignleft" width="300"] UK Flag:  Target locked. Cameras on.[/caption] If you live in the UK, as unreal as this sounds, Big Brother is coming, and he has access to…

  • Apr 25, 2012
  • Bitcoin, Privacy,

How to Buy Bitcoins Anonymously in the US, Instantly

[caption id="attachment_338" align="alignleft" width="300"] Big Brother is Watching You[/caption] If CISPA or other privacy-busting legislations pass, every detail of our personal lives will be at risk - and you'll want…

  • Apr 10, 2012
  • Bitcoin, News,

Hacker News vs Slashdot – Post Mortem Analysis

In March, two of our articles were featured on the frontpage of both Hacker News and Slashdot.  After reading a recent post on HN with details of a post mortem…