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You should never use a free VPN. Here’s why.

Lots of people use Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) to boost their data privacy and security. A survey from June this year showed 68% of US internet users use VPNs and of those, 29% used free VPNs rather than paid services. Free VPNs come with a host of privacy risks, including […]
You should never use a free VPN. Here’s why.
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What you can do with an IP address, and how to protect yours from hackers

With someone’s IP address, you can learn a user’s general location, and disable some parts of their internet browsing experience. Every device connected to the internet has an IP address, which helps websites identify your computer. Using third-party programs or services, someone with your IP address could possibly block you […]
What you can do with an IP address, and how to protect yours from hackers
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This VPN will secure your data while you’re travelling

Holiday travel is inevitable — you’ve got friends and family to see, and you’ll brave the worst security lines and flight delays to make it happen. The last thing you need while you battle the inevitable crowds and hassles over lost luggage is for a hacker to pry into your […]
This VPN will secure your data while you’re travelling
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Here are 5 great VPNs to protect your privacy online

In the wake of privacy leaks and arguments in Europe over ePrivacy, there’s growing concern about online security. VPNs are an increasingly popular tool to secure your browsing session. While a VPN isn’t a panacea for your privacy concerns, it will help by disguising your internet traffic and preventing the […]
Here are 5 great VPNs to protect your privacy online
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How to take online security into your own hands with a VPN

As the FCC in the US has decided to remove net neutrality protections, we’re left to wonder if this could happen in other countries too. But you can take online privacy into your own hands by browsing with a VPN. Right now, VPN Unlimited is offering lifetime subscriptions at a […]
How to take online security into your own hands with a VPN
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5 VPNs that let you access American Netflix

I imagine that upon first accessing the US Netflix library, most Australians begin to belt out the classic Aladdin jam “A Whole New World” – it truly is like stepping into an alternate, content-filled universe of TV and movies. Unfortunately, since Netflix cracked down on VPNs at the beginning of […]
5 VPNs that let you access American Netflix
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Fetch TV is coming after Australian pirates

The digital seas are becoming a perilous place for pirates. Today, the Australian IPTV provider Fetch TV announced it is joining forces with the Australian Screen Association (ASA) to combat online piracy. If you’re partial to a bit of GoT plunder via illegal streaming and the like, here’s what you […]
Fetch TV is coming after Australian pirates