How do you stream content from Netflix, Hulu, Disney+, HBO now and others, if they aren’t available in your location? This is a practice known as geoblocking, and thankfully there are a number of software tools that can help you bypass these restrictions. One of the most popular, which we’ll dive into here, is SmartDNS. […]
Frequent Asked Questions About VPNs
A virtual private network, or "VPN", can be somewhat complicated to explain, especially for those who aren't exactly tech-savvy.
In this collection of frequently asked questions about VPNs, we answer those confusing topics that we get the most emails about.
--> Is a VPN legal to use?
--> What is SmartDNS?
--> Do I need a dedicated IP VPN?
--> What is OpenVPN vs WireGuard protocol?
In the articles below, you'll find specific answers to each of these questions that will help you get a better understanding of VPNs and how the encryption technology works.
If you have any questions that aren't listed here, feel free to send us a message to let us know!
Tor or VPN? The truth is, it’s not an apples to apples comparison, and since you really care about your privacy and security, I’m going to give you a basic understanding of how each of these tools work and the specific jobs they’re built for. Be sure to subscribe to the All Things Secured YouTube […]
The biggest problem with using any virtual private network, or “VPN”, is simply trust. Can you trust this company with your most sensitive data? We’re going to dig into this question further and explain how a decentralized virtual private network, or “dVPN” for short, might be a solution. Be sure to subscribe to the All […]
What is a VPN? A VPN, or “Virtual Private Network” is a technology that creates an encrypted, private connection on a public network so that data can be sent and received with an extra layer of security. But how does a VPN work and why should you worry about personally using one? If you’re concerned […]
For those living in China, internet censorship and geoblocked content are simply part of daily life. A virtual private network isn’t a luxury, it’s a necessity. The problem, however, is that there’s a lot of false information about the best VPN for China from people who have never lived here. This is what you need […]
The VPN industry is a cut-throat industry that is full of shady marketing tactics, empty promises and plenty of risk. It’s a game of trust, and we’re often putting all of our trust in a single, anonymous company. So can you trust a VPN with your data, and could blockchain technology disrupt the industry with […]