Are you living in or visiting Brazil and struggling to catch the latest episode of your favorite show on US Netflix? Or are you concerned about reports of internet monitoring in Brazil, or the safety of your data and devices when you use public wi-fi? On the other hand, perhaps you’re a Brazilian living or...
Online threats are everywhere these days, and that means VPNs – virtual private networks – are becoming a necessity for all internet users. A good VPN masks your activity and helps you stay hidden online, protecting you from identity fraud, viruses, information harvesting, and even government surveillance. However, some ISPs, websites, and online services, including...
As an Australian, do you feel like you’re missing out on great shows that the rest of the world is watching? Well, it’s not all in your imagination—Australia is often at the back of the line. Whether you’re an Aussie who wants to access non-Australian content, or you’re planning a trip to Australia, a VPN is...
Chromebooks are impressive machines – lightweight wonders that browse the web at superfast speeds even with dozens of tabs open. Unfortunately, the trade-offs for all that speed and convenience are significant privacy and security threats. First off, unless you’re a tech wiz who can install sneaky workarounds, you’re stuck with Chrome as your only browser...
If you’re a fan of Peep Show, you’ll be happy to know that all nine seasons are now available to stream on Netflix. Unfortunately, the British sitcom is only available on Netflix UK and Netflix Japan. If you’re based outside these countries, we’re going to show you how to watch Peep Show from anywhere in...
Google is one of many Western sites banned by the Chinese government. However, that doesn’t mean it’s impossible to access from within the People’s Republic. The Chinese government has had a tense history with Google, who shut down its Chinese search engine back in 2010. While there are plenty of local options available, they usually...
The search engine Bing is one of the last holdouts from the Western internet that is generally still accessible in China. Bing never came close to Google’s popularity in the US, but it has a small foothold in China. Microsoft chose to comply with China’s censorship laws to maintain its presence in the Chinese market....
Pokemon GO players living in rural areas are at a disadvantage compared to people living in cities and suburbs. If you live in a rural area, you’ll have fewer Pokemon, Gyms, and Pokestops at your disposal which means you’ll receive fewer items and will find it hard to access certain rare Pokemon. Fortunately, there is...
If you are outside South Korea, you might have trouble watching South Korean networks like SpoTV online. Many websites look at your IP address to find out where you are. If you’re not in South Korea, you’ll have limited access or be blocked from the site altogether, an annoying problem known as geoblocking. You might even have...
Most VPN providers offer a money-back guarantee, but Hotspot Shield is unique. Its 45-day money-back guarantee even covers its 1-month plan. We put Hotspot Shield’s refund policy to the test. Even after buying the , we still received a full refund. If you’re looking for an alternative to Hotspot Shield, we recommend . It offers...