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...
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...
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...
We updated this article and made it an entirely different post. If you’re looking for the most updated VPNs for Chrome, click here. There are a lot of Chrome-based VPN extensions, but it can be a challenge to find one that works well and is not a fake VPN. No matter the reason that you...
If you’re outside Venezuela and have financial commitments there, you will have difficulties using your bank accounts or paying bills online. You might also face restrictions on communicating with or sending money to loved ones. Recent government crackdowns on the country’s financial sector make it impossible to access your money in Venezuela without a Venezuelan IP address....
Censorship is not a major concern in Italy; accessing Facebook, YouTube, Google, and many other sites is easy enough. However, there are some things that are harder to do in Italy. For example, torrenting and accessing content or programs that are geo-blocked. Luckily, a VPN can help with this. But, given that there are so...
Forget about using free or mediocre VPN services for Kazakhstan. You wouldn’t want to take chances with a government that blocks thousands of online sources or jails online content creators for vaguely anti-government sentiments. You need a strong VPN that prioritizes your safety and anonymity, and doesn’t store your data. Here are 5 of the...
Listed as an ‘Enemy of the Internet’ by Reporters without Borders, Vietnam has some of the strictest internet access laws in the world. Censorship laws in Vietnam are supposed to restrict politically or religiously sensitive content, along with violent or sexually explicit material. In reality, you may face issues while accessing journalism websites, human rights...