Author Archives: David Hamilton

About David Hamilton

David Hamilton is a technology journalist and Contributing Editor of the WHIR. Based in Toronto, David has covered the hosting industry internationally for the WHIR with particular attention to innovative hosting solutions and the issues facing the industry. He has written for the National Post and other news outlets, and is a graduate of Queen’s University and the Humber College School of Media Studies.

Most People Want the Dark Net Shut Down: Study

Seventy-percent of global citizens say the “dark net” (where user anonymity makes it the Internet’s “seedy underbelly”) should be shut down, and another 70 percent also say law-enforcement agencies should be able to access the online communications of its citizens, according to a new report. Read More