Rivals don’t often do favors for each other. But in this “game” of tug of war (or cat and mouse), there’s bound be a few slip ups. And in April 2017, we saw just that. The US FCC Chairman, Ajit Pai, made a move to demolish the net neutrality laws that have been in existence...
We love movies, we love the Internet, we love Netflix. But with so many good titles going around, it’s often difficult to make up our minds — especially if we don’t know what exactly it is we want to watch. Wouldn’t it be cool if there was a way to find a series or movie...
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....
Staying safe online is a priority for most users, and there are numerous actions you can take to achieve this. Antivirus software, VPNs, and firewalls work alongside user vigilance to cut the risks to privacy while surfing the web. But, one of the tools users rely on to support their vigilance is about to disappear....
If you’re not in Ukraine, you might have trouble accessing Ukrainian language news sites or watching UA:Pershyi online. You could also have problems using your bank accounts in Ukraine. Many websites, including shopping sites, social media networks, and news sites, look at your IP address to find out where you are. Based on your location, the websites...
If you’re outside Thailand, you might be blocked when you try to access your Thailand bank accounts or watch shows on NBT. Some websites only give full access to users with an IP address in Thailand, a process known as geoblocking. Don’t worry, there’s an easy solution to the problem. All you need to access restricted sites...
For most people, Tinder is the only dating app worth using. Its simplicity means 26 million people are matched on Tinder every day.  Most surprisingly, given its reputation as a hook-up app, 80% of Tinder users claim to be looking for a serious, meaningful relationship. What does this mean for you, single person?  You really...
You’re never fully safe from malware. It doesn’t matter if you’re hunting for streams, downloading files, or just browsing. There’s always a risk of catching a virus or falling for a cleverly disguised ad. That may not be pleasant to think about – but there is a solution. Virtual private networks (VPNs) encrypt your connection and hide...
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...
Torrenting is one of the fastest growing ways to share files on the internet, and in principle, it is legal. However, sharing and downloading unsanctioned copyrighted material is illegal, and this leave torrents, those that provide the services, and those that use them in a very grey area. Because it’s difficult to determine the legality of shared files,...