It may come as no surprise that some of the VPN providers that specialize in masking our locations aren’t eager to completely reveal their own. In fact, some VPNs actually hide their physical locations by registering their businesses in a different country. We often hear about companies in other industries registering overseas to save money,...
There’s no such thing as a free lunch – and this applies to VPNs, as well. Facebook’s free VPN service, Onavo, has officially closed down following a shocking privacy scandal. Onavo allowed Facebook to trace its users’ browsing activity and monitor the time its users spent on various apps. This data informed Facebook’s business model...
While the Great Wall of China attracts over 10 million sightseers per year, the Great Firewall blocks Chinese citizens and visitors from seeing over 10,000 websites. Whether you’re living in China or just visiting, your online freedom is at risk. Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and Google are among the censored websites, which makes it nearly impossible...
Are you planning a trip to China? Planning on accessing your files while you’re there? You need to know that Dropbox is blocked in China. But don’t worry – there’s an easy solution! China blocks thousands of websites behind a nationwide internet firewall, nicknamed the Great Firewall of China. The Great Firewall prevents Chinese citizens...
Is China your next vacation destination? If you want to stay in touch with friends and family while you’re there, you need to know that Facebook is blocked in China. Luckily, there is an easy way to bypass the block! Chinese censorship bodies banned Facebook after Ürümqi riot activists used it to communicate with the...
Imagine this: it’s your day off, and with junk food in hand, you’re ready to settle in on the couch and give your Netflix subscription a workout. You read online that the latest season of your favorite show is out, but… oh no! It isn’t available to stream in your country. Or maybe you’re traveling...
Are you traveling to China? Planning on watching YouTube while you’re there? The bad news is that YouTube is blocked in China. But don’t worry – we have an easy solution for you! YouTube was among the first social media websites to be blocked in China due to the government’s strict censorship policies. To date,...
Are you wild about National Geographic TV? Nat Geo streams its current season episodes for free on its website, but you’ll need a paid US TV subscription to watch them. If you live outside the US, you can use a VPN to watch your favorite Nat Geo shows. There are two ways to do this. You can...
Psst… let us tell you a secret: Incognito mode is just not enough to keep your browsing activity really, really private and secure. But there’s one thing that can make sure that no-one tracks what you do online: a VPN. But First: What is Incognito Mode?  Google Chrome is currently the most popular browser in the world. It’s easy to...
Ready for a Broad City marathon? US viewers can catch up with Abbi and Ilana anytime on Comedy Central. But what about the rest of the world? If you don’t have a US TV network subscription, you’re out of luck unless you use a VPN to watch Broad City on Hulu. Cha-chinga! Hulu uses geolocation...