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...
If you want to watch Vatanin Sensin (Wounded Love) or Gümüş (Silver) from outside Turkey, you need a Turkish IP address to access the streams. Turkish TV shows and other content like live sports are frequently restricted to users in Turkey. These geo-restrictions have caused a lot more problems since 2018, when many Arabic-speaking countries stopped...
If you’re outside Germany, you might have trouble watching shows on ZDF or Das Erste. Websites read your IP address to determine where you’re browsing from. If they don’t see a German IP, some sites limit or block your access. With a foreign IP, you could even be locked out of your German bank account. The...
There’s big news, not all of it good, for fans of the popular  VPN service. Online security giant McAfee purchased the Canadian based company for an undisclosed sum. McAfee plans on integrating TunnelBear with their Safe Connect VPN. According to McAfee CEO Christopher Young, “this acquisition will serve both our end users and partners by...
If you’re planning a trip to China, whether short or long, you need to include buying a local SIM card in your plans. A local SIM will allow you to use your mobile device in China and, if you know the best way to use the card, keep your activity private. You’ll be able to...
A VPN is an amazing software tool that encrypts your data and lets you browse the web securely. But did you know that a lot of VPNs come with Firefox extensions? For those of us who prefer to use Firefox, having a VPN extension is a must. Instead of minimizing your browser, turning on your...
In Thailand, your internet activity is closely monitored. A single comment or shared news article on social media can have serious legal consequences. In 2016, a law student and activist received a five-year prison sentence for sharing a BBC documentary that was considered unflattering to the Thai Royal Family. Links to that documentary were temporarily...
ExpressVPN is one of the fastest and most secure VPNs available, but it is not one of the cheapest. However, by applying the right codes, you can get great value for money with this top VPN provider. ExpressVPN is currently offering 49% off the cost of its subscription; dropping the cost to just $6.67 per...
There are few things more frustrating than clicking on a YouTube video and then being forced to sit through an ad that’s even longer than the video you’re trying to watch. Enough is enough. But wasting your time is only one of many negative things that adware can do to your browsing experience. The Best...
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...