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vpnMentor was established in 2014 as an independent site reviewing VPN services and covering privacy-related stories. Today, our team of hundreds of cybersecurity researchers, writers, and editors continues to help readers fight for their online freedom in partnership with Kape Technologies PLC, which also owns the following products: ExpressVPN, CyberGhost, and Private Internet Access which may be ranked and reviewed on this website. The reviews published on vpnMentor are believed to be accurate as of the date of each article, and written according to our strict reviewing standards that prioritize the independent, professional and honest examination of the reviewer, taking into account the technical capabilities and qualities of the product together with its commercial value for users. The rankings and reviews we publish may also take into consideration the common ownership mentioned above, and affiliate commissions we earn for purchases through links on our website. We do not review all VPN providers and information is believed to be accurate as of the date of each article.

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Christine Johansen

Senior Editor

Christine Johansen is a Senior Editor at vpnMentor.

Christine is passionate about digital freedom and believes VPNs are an essential tool everyone should have access to. She joined vpnMentor in 2020 as a writer and soon began working as an Editor for the team. She has since spearheaded extensive testing and research on the latest news, technology, and regulations surrounding online security.

Christine has also completed online Content Marketing coursework through University of California Davis, and earned an Associate’s degree with studies in English writing. This blend of academic qualifications and hands-on experience with VPN tech has enabled Christine to produce in-depth articles that deliver unparalleled insights on VPN technology. Her expertise has also been invaluable in guiding and training new writers who join the vpnMentor team.

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Christine Johansen

L.A. in the 80s — what a wild time! It’s easy to see how Snowfall had me hooked at episode 1. You can catch up with every Snowfall episode on Hulu, available exclusively to the US. The platform isn’t available anywhere else due to licensing restrictions, so you can’t watch its content outside of

Christine Johansen

Due to broadcasting restrictions, Gossip Girl is only available on Max in the US. Licensing permissions allow streaming services to show their content within set borders. In Max’s case, this is only within the US, so you can’t watch the series outside the country. It’s theoretically possible to