Although there is little government surveillance or censorship of the internet in Austria, there are still plenty of threats to your online privacy and plenty of barriers to freely accessing web content from around the world. That means there are plenty of reasons to use a VPN. Corporate geoblocks restrict your access to streaming services....
At last, it’s time to learn what becomes of the ruthless rise to power of Congressman Frank Underwood and his wife, Claire. Will Claire stay on top or fall in disgrace like her husband? The hit US series House of Cards returns to Netflix in November for its 6th and final season, but in many...
If you don’t have a smart TV, you can still bring web-based streaming services to your home’s big screen with Chromecast. This lightweight device from Google allows you to stream content from almost any device directly to your TV. That’s the good news. The only problem is, the streaming services available with Chromecast are region-specific....
Malaysia’s internet is governed by strict censorship policies that threaten your freedom and privacy. A high-quality VPN is essential to access restricted websites and protect yourself online. The government censors politically charged websites, YouTube videos, and even Facebook pages. You can also get in trouble for what you say online in Malaysia. In 2012, the...
Telecinco is one of Spain’s best TV channels, and their already-stacked content lineup is about to get a lot more exciting. In addition to being the home of reality show favorites like Salvame, Pasapalabra, Gran hermano and Got Talent Espana, Telecinco’s parent company Mediaset Espana recently announced that they’ve locked in the rights to the...
All you want to do after a long flight is arrive at your hotel, connect to the free Wi-Fi and check your phone for any missed WhatsApp messages or emails. If you’re flying to China, none of that is going to be possible. The Chinese government’s “Great Firewall” places strict censorship blocks on some of...
Are you one of the millions of loyal Google Chrome users? Yes, Google Chrome is the most popular web browser, but you should know: it’s not invincible when it comes to security. Chrome acts as the gateway between you and the internet—essentially exposing you to online vulnerabilities and security threats. Your browser also continuously collects information...
The 2016 US election cycle made international hacking part of the global conversation. Hacking is now one of the most widely discussed threats across all professional sectors. While Russian hacking dominated the political sphere, Chinese hacking is proving to be the biggest threat to corporations. Each successive hack reported in the news has made companies increasingly...
You are now in the endgame of The Division 2. The Black Tusk’s robot dogs, The Warhounds,  are close on your trail. It’s time to make a stand. You ready your new grenade launcher, and the game comes to a jarring halt. Your mission is over. Latency and lagging are your new enemies. How do...
The snow terrain of Vikendi in PUBG is shrinking.  You and your small squad of fighters must make it to the cosmodrome in less than a minute. A firefight along the way is inevitable. Then, the worst happens. Like an unseen sniper, a lag disrupts your gameplay. The slow computer response costs your team the...