Due to pressure from movie studios and television producers, Showbox has been effectively banned in several parts of the world. The free torrenting service had been targeted for intellectual property rights violations and copyright infringement. Although Showbox tried to rebrand, it has become extremely difficult to access the service in many countries. A number of...
Net neutrality often hits the news headlines, so what is net neutrality and how does it affect you? In this article, we’ll explain the ins and outs of net neutrality and why there’s such a big fuss about it. We’ll also explain what you can do to get around unfair restrictions if net neutrality becomes...
If you have ever taken interest in the Great Firewall of China, you have probably heard of Shadowsocks. It is often mistaken for a VPN-based technology — but while some of the functions overlap, Shadowsocks and VPNs are two completely different things. This article will help you understand the different aspects of the two technologies....
Surfshark is one of the newer subscription VPNs, but it gets from its users, thanks to its great features and ease of use. However, before you lock yourself into a 12-month plan, it’s wise to determine if Surfshark has what you need in a VPN. We’ve found an easy way for you to get a...
Most top-rated VPN providers claim to have a strict no-logs policy – but can you really trust them? With little to no evidence, we don’t blame you for being hesitant to take nothing but a VPN provider’s word when it comes to the security of your sensitive personal data. has always claimed to have a...
The US Senate has voted to allow Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to sell the web browsing histories and geolocation data of their customers to advertisers and partner companies. Yes, you read that right, your privacy is up for sale with the support of the US Senate. Nothing, it seems, is sacred, or private, anymore. So...
Watching Netflix on Kodi can be a challenge – especially since the link to the alelec repository, where the add-on could be found in the past, no longer works. Luckily, you don’t need that link to access Netflix on the latest version of Kodi. While Kodi 18 Leia is still in beta testing – meaning...
While many would argue that Gmail is the best email platform there is, there are those who disagree. Whether it’s the promotional emails, the different labels and tags, or you’re worried about your security, Gmail might not be the best email option for you. Luckily, there’s a simple way to delete your account, but since...
A VPN is a must if you want to surf the web safely and securely, access geo-restricted streaming sites, or use torrenting services. However, with so many excellent VPNs to choose from, knowing which is right for you can be difficult. But, don’t worry, help is at hand. At vpnMentor we tested over 200 VPNs....
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,...