HideMyAss! (HMA) is one of our best-rated VPNs for many reasons. It offers military-grade encryption, a robust global server network, fast speeds, and responsive customer service. It unlocks Netflix and other famously tricky geoblocked content with user-friendly, intuitive apps. However, VPNs aren’t one-size-fits-all, and the features that are important to you might not be the...
offers a 45-day money back guarantee on all its plans. In fact, their website clearly states that this 45-day refund policy applies even to the monthly plan. Would a company really give you up to 45 days to claim a refund when you only paid for 30 days of service? And do they really refund...
If all the news stories about internet service providers (ISPs) spying on users have you worried, we wish we could tell you that there’s no cause for concern. Unfortunately, the reality might be even worse than the rumors. Everything you do online is saved on a server somewhere. That means that every bit of data...
Mac users face the same risks online, and the same annoying content geoblocks, as users of any other device. But for a long time, there were few options to protect your Mac and unlock restricted sites and services. As is often the case with new software, the first VPN clients offered for casual users were...
Season 4 of NBC’s Blindspot is underway, but millions of fans were locked out of the premiere by geoblocks on NBC. It you’re outside the US and wondering how to keep up with the twists and turns of the Jane Doe mystery, this article is for you. You can find live broadcasts of new Blindspot...
It’s a deal we all hate, but often feel like we can’t escape: big search engines like Google, Bing, and Yahoo help us find our way around the web, while we let them grab as much information about us as they can. These search engines are data collection factories with no regard for your privacy....
We don’t expect perfection out of products we get for free – we just want to know if they’re good enough for our purposes. If you’re choosing between a new stove and the old, worn-down one your neighbor is giving away, the question isn’t which one is better, but how often do you cook? The...
For the best in Australian TV drama and comedy, along with 24-hour global news with a Down Under perspective, there is no better place to look than Australia’s national broadcaster, the ABC. You can access excerpts of the ABC’s news stream directly on the network’s home page. Several other programs – for example, The 7.30...
Are you frustrated that you can’t stream US Netflix, Hulu, or the BBC iPlayer on your Roku device because you’re in a country where these services aren’t available? A VPN can solve your Roku problems – if you know how to install it. Roku brings a vast range of streaming services like Amazon Prime, Showtime,...
While the premium version of Windscribe is a solid and affordable VPN, the free version remains very popular in spite of its limitations. It provides good security with AES-256 encryption and you get up to 10GB of data per month – generous in comparison to many other free VPNs. However, if you stream videos or...