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Can a VPN Boost Your Internet Speed? 

VPN providers like to ascribe all kinds of wonderful powers to their VPNs. Some will say that they can offer complete anonymity while browsing, while some untrustworthy VPNs may even go so far as to claim to protect you from …

Does It Matter Where My VPN Is Based?

VPN providers love to tout the location they’re based in as if that’s a big deal. They’ll often cite the amazing privacy laws of the country they’re headquartered in, claiming that this acts as a second layer of protection on…

What Is a VPN Server?

If you’re trying to find out more about VPNs—whether you’re shopping for the best VPN or simply just curious—you’ll have come across the term “VPN server,” usually just called a “server” when VPNs are being talked about. …

PrivadoVPN Review: Disrupting the Market?

PrivadoVPN is a relatively new player in the VPN market. It touts itself as being an all-around solution, offering security, privacy, and the ability to stream anything from anywhere. In this PrivadoVPN review, we’ll put thes…

Here’s How India Is Cracking Down on VPNs

In April, India passed a law that will severely curtail VPN activity in the country starting from June 27th, 2022. Why has the world’s largest democracy decided to follow the path set out by some of the world’s most repressiv…

What Country Should I Set My VPN To?

If you’re new to virtual private networks, you may have wondered where you should connect your brand-new VPN to. After all, when you can connect anywhere in the world, the choice can become overwhelming. Here are a few rules …

Will VPNs Be Forced to Log Your Traffic?

The heat is on, and VPNs are feeling the pressure. More and more governments are cracking down on online anonymity on the one hand, while Hollywood is doing whatever it takes to crack down on piracy. As a result, something un…

Surfshark VPN Review: Blood in the Water?

Surfshark has grown in popularity following its acquisition by NordVPN and then with its announcement of the Nexus VPN standard. Product announcements aside, though, how good is Surfshark really, and are there noticeable tr…

Can You Still Stream With a VPN in 2022?

Virtual private networks let you access different regions’ streaming libraries. Unsurprisingly, Netflix, Hulu, and other streaming services aren’t too enthusiastic about VPN users unlocking all this extra content and have put…

How to Set Up Shadowsocks With Outline

Shadowsocks is a powerful tool that can help you escape censorship, in particular the Great Firewall of China. As much as we like it, though, setting it up can be a bit tricky, which is why we’ve put together this guide on ho…

Shadowsocks vs. VPNs: Which Should You Use?

If you want to escape internet censorship, you may have wondered whether a VPN or Shadowsocks is the better choice for you. Both are powerful tools that will help you evade any blocks, but each comes with its own strengths an…
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