How to keep yourself anonymous on web

So, you think no one is watching while you send that email, check your Facebook, or take the latest Buzz Feed Quiz on the internet? Think again! From crafty criminals looking for a fresh identity to commercial services scouring our browsing behavior for sale to data gathering companies, we are never anonymous on the web. One visit to a website and these watchers can gather everything from your general location, details about your phone and computer, and copies of the pages you view. Visit the wrong site and advertising cookies are discretely installed on your computer to further track your internet actions. Read more…

How VPNs work

A VPN, otherwise known as a virtual private network is as the name suggests a private network which uses a public network to securely connect users or remote users across the globe together. Thanks to technological advancements a quality VPN is able to utilise the public internet system (World Wide Web) to route virtual connections from an individual or business user’s own private network and onto another employee or separate remote site. Read more…

Real Life VPN Usage by a Real Person

VPN in an everyday situation, a personal blog from a private user.

For many of us the internet is now like a third arm. I know I simply can’t live without it. I’m a freelance copywriter and journalist and the internet keeps me sane (and broke). As I work mainly from an office as my own boss, I don’t have to worry about restrictions. In fact I count on being able to check into Facebook and Twitter at regular intervals. Read more…

What Makes a Good VPN?

You have no doubt seen how quickly a hacker can access your information on an insecure network, you’ve probably experienced the frustrating notification that displays when you try to watch a video online, “this content is not available to view in your country”, you may have even experienced the embarrassment of a boss reading your private emails, if so, you know you need a VPN! Read more…

Why You Should Use VPN?

In the future the question, “why should I use a VPN?” won’t exist as now it’s become much easier to access this utility, everyone can benefit from using a VPN and the advantages are available to both professionals and personal users.

VPN stands for Virtual Private Network. On hearing these three words for the first time many people envisage browsing the web without recriminations. Visiting sites that they don’t want identified or hiding their internet usage from people at home. Read more…

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