The Netflix proxy error (officially called Netflix Error M7111-5059) shows up in very specific situations. And it’s always a disappointing experience to see this message on the screen. 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...
Two important updates since this report was published: Our research team created a patch that can help effected users. Please check it here DASAN Zhone Solutions sent us their comment on the report. We attach it “as is” at the end of this page Overview: We conducted a comprehensive assessment on a number of GPON...
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...
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...
When looking for a VPN provider, it’s always important to know where their servers are located. Let’s say you want to watch a TV show from the UK, but the content is blocked because you don’t live there. If your VPN doesn’t have a server in the UK, you won’t be able to mask your...
Your internet connection might slow down after December 14th. On that day, the FCC will vote on Ajit Pai’s proposal to reverse Title II in the Communication Act.  Title II ensures that the government monitors all ISPs, so they cannot throttle your connection or charge you more money. If Ajit Pai’s plan passes, then internet providers will be able to block...
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Bitcoin is dead…almost. Since 2018, Bitcoin shot up to $20,000 and plummeted to $7,500. The recent plummet has experts claiming it is the end of Bitcoin and the bubble has finally popped. But, can Bitcoin really die? We take a look at the history of Bitcoin, how cryptocurrency has changed over the years, what experts...
According to Turkish sources, an server was used to delete incriminating evidence in an ongoing investigation of the assassination of Andrei Karlov, the Russian Ambassador to Turkey. On December 19, 2016, police officer Mevlüt Mert Altıntaş shot and killed Karlov at a photography exhibition in Ankara. After the assassination, which led to Altıntaş’ death as...
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...