Detecting Terrorist Activity and Behavior in The Field

Grand Bazaar in Istanbul, Turkey /// VinjatekOrganized terrorist operations require extensive research and planning, which develops into discernible patterns that can be detected before the act.

[ January 13 2018 ]         DATA, GUIDES, RESTRICTED, SURVIVAL

Essential Vehicular Counter-Surveillance Tactics

Vinjatek Driving ///This is the basic guideline of countermeasures to reduce, prevent or manipulate physical surveillance in motor vehicle scenarios as a civilian.

[ January 10 2018 ]         DATA, GUIDES, RESTRICTED, SURVIVAL

The Operative’s Method of Detecting Deception: Theory

The Operative's Method of Detecting Deception: Theory /// VInjatekThese are the tried, true and trained base methods of detecting deception for operatives in close proximity personal communication.

[ August 18 2017 ]         DATA, HACKS, LIFESTYLE, SURVIVAL

How to Operate Like MacGyver in The Real World: Part 2

How to Operate Like MacGyver in The Real World /// VinjatekThis is MacGyvered Part 2 of the practical guide to being and operating like the fictional character MacGyver, for use in the real world.

[ May 20 2017 ]         DATA, GUIDES, HACKS, SURVIVAL

6 Methods of Thinking Like an Operative

Thinking Like an Operative in Taipei, Taiwan /// VinjatekA clandestine professional or trade specialist operating in foreign environments require a unique skill set, particularly the mentalities.

[ March 03 2017 ]         DATA, GUIDES, HACKS, LIST

Active Situational Awareness

Active Situational Awareness in Giza, Egypt /// VinjatekHaving an active mindset and almost subconsciously perceiving the physical scenarios as well as the variable circumstances within it.

[ August 27 2016 ]         INTEL, RESTRICTED, SURVIVAL

The Strategy of Being an Opinionless American Abroad

Meeting at Istanbul, Turkey /// VinjatekAmerican gun policies and politics… These are the subjects I’m strategically mute when overseas, with locals and other foreigners.

[ March 14 2016 ]         DATA, HACKS, PHILOSOPHY

The Tactical Art of Stealth Cognizance

Walking Charles Bridge in Prague /// VinjatekThe cognitive strategy of underplaying your perceived level of understanding and awareness to heighten your position opponents.

[ June 20 2015 ]         DATA, SURVIVAL, THE ART

The Active Exit Strategizing Method

Taipei 101 Tower Staircase, Taiwan /// VinjatekA way of thinking to master the means of tactically or tactfully leaving any situational scenario or physical perimeter with dynamic observation.

[ May 31 2015 ]         DATA, HACKS

How to be Street Smart as a Foreigner

6 Types of Criminals You’ll Encounter as a Traveler /// VinjatekIt’s arguable that being street smart is better than book smart on a general level, but as a foreigner traveling abroad, the former is.

[ October 08 2014 ]         DATA, GUIDES, SURVIVAL, TIPS