A VPN for gaming? Yeah, right — why would you use software that almost always slows you down and seems like the polar opposite of what a gamer truly needs? Well, since you’re here, you’ve probably faced one of several hurdles in the gaming world – such as geographical restrictions or foul play – that can be...
If you’re reading this, you probably know about China’s complicated relationship with the internet. Heavy censorship, hundreds of blocked websites, and severely limited access to Western online services. This is what you can expect during your stay in a country with one of the worst internet freedom scores in the world. A VPN (virtual private...
The Netflix proxy error (officially called Netflix Error M7111-5059) shows up in very specific situations – and it’s always a bummer to see. When trying to access the best of Netflix with a VPN, you may end up with a “proxy detected” message on a black background instead of the movie or series you’re waiting...
Are you tired of geoblocks that limit your access to Netflix, Hulu, and even YouTube in Germany? Or are you worried about ISP spying, anti-torrenting laws, data retention practices, and other threats to your privacy? Even in a country like Germany that’s highly rated for internet freedom, if you want secure, anonymous, and unrestricted web...
If you don’t live in the States, watching your favorite primetime comedy the moment it airs is going to come at a cost. That’s because most content is geographically blocked due to copyrights and distributing licenses, and is not available for those residing out of the US. Even so, there are certain ways you can...
You know the importance of hiding your IP address in order to avoid being tracked, having your connection intercepted, and receiving pesky targeted ads. VPNs are by far the most effective way to hide your IP address. We’ll show you how to quickly and easily hide your IP address with a VPN, and explain why...
Malware Threats by Saiful Hassan is a new book (published June 2017) that takes you through various security threats – from social media to your bank account – and how you can protect yourself from them. We sat down with the author, Saiful Hassan, to see why he wrote this book and how it can help your...
Sprucing up your hardware is a great start — and while that’s not a priority for many of us, keeping your desktop, laptop, and peripherals clean will do wonders for your speed and reliability. Did you know January is Clean Up Your Computer Month? If you’ve been postponing it for a while, now’s a great...
OperaVPN just announced that the Android and iOS apps are shutting down on April 30th. While the free browser with the built-in VPN is still working, mobile devices will no longer support the beloved app. If you paid for OperaVPN, you can claim a year’s subscription to SurfEasy. This is because Opera bought SurfEasy back...
Chances are you’ve heard of BitCoin. Even if you’ve never used it, the crypto-currency – which skyrocketed to be valued at over $14,000 in December – has grown in popularity. But who created BitCoin? How did he do it? And what were his motivations?  There’s little known about the virtual creator of BitCoin known as Satoshi Nakamoto. what is...