You might have trouble accessing some of your favorite US websites like Netflix, HBO GO, or Hulu if you live or travel outside the US. This happens because some websites use geoblocking to keep their content inside US borders. Geoblocks can even restrict your access to American regional news, business, and social sites, as well...
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...
PewDiePie is one of the most popular YouTubers of all time. He boasts the second highest number of subscribers on the platform. PewDiePie’s popularity built on his series of videos where he plays horror video games. His fame only grew when he opened up to his fans about the hacking scares he’s faced. To protect...
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...
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...