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IPVanish Helps Accelerate Your Online Gaming Performance

Did you know that besides protecting your online identity and data, IPVanish could also help boost the speed of your online gaming experience? By obtaining a faster and better connection than your opponents, you’ll have a competitive edge over your competition.IPVanish’s robust network architecture and peering arrangements makes it possible to achieve superior speed allowing for very low latency or ... Read More »

How to Beat the Great Firewall of China

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The Great Wall of China is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the best known physical features of the People’s Republic of China. Lesser known but perhaps more important is the Great Firewall of China. Officially referred to as The Golden Shield Project, it is a Chinese government project to censor the Internet. In addition to censorship, it ... Read More »

Privacy Laws have failed to Keep Pace with Technology

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Since former CIA agent Edward Snowden outed the National Security Agency (NSA) in June 2013, there has been a general uneasiness regarding Internet privacy. This apprehension is merited since it is quite clear that the US Government is hell-bent on monitoring the world using mass monitoring methods. Frequent Internet users around the world have good cause for worry. The Human ... Read More »

Can the NSA Spy on VPN Traffic?


Over the last few weeks, the Internet has been buzzing with news of how the NSA has been spying on US citizens as well as other countries and nations around the world. Following the leakage of NSA’s snooping activities by former CIA agent, Edward Snowden, it has become quite evident that taking extra security precautions is of paramount importance. A ... Read More »

Launch of the new HideMyAss Pro VPN iOS App

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It is our pleasure to announce the launch of a new brand new HideMyAss Pro VPN iOS App. iOS users can now access HMA Pro VPN on their iPhones and iPads. The new service streamlines the VPN configuration and makes it easy for iPhone/iPad users to use on their devices. The arrival of the app can only be described as ... Read More »

The Most Common Questions About Using a VPN Answered by IPVanish

With all of the varied information out there regarding a Virtual Private Network (VPN) the topic can be daunting. Especially if you are unfamiliar with what a VPN does and why you should use one. Simply stated, a VPN protects your online identity and data by putting you in control of your IP address. Once you are connected to an ... Read More »

What a VPN Does, How it Works and the Benefits of Using One

A VPN secures your connection and puts you in control of your IP address which in turn: Protects your Online Identity and Data Blocks Unwanted Marketing Keeps you Safe at Wi-Fi Hotspots Provides a Virtual Firewall Shields your Company from Cyber Crime Allows you to Keep the Same Internet Services you Have at Home While Traveling How Does a VPN ... Read More »

U.S. Government Demand Master Encryption Keys from Internet Companies

Whether or not the NSA or FBI has the legal right to acquire master encryption keys from Internet providers, they continue to request them. In order to protect their users web communications, Internet companies use encryption keys. Web encryption uses a technique called SSL (Secure Sockets Layer.) A source that represents a large unnamed Internet company told CNET News that so ... Read More »

Importance of Internet Security – The Role of VPNs


Ever since the mid-1990s, the growth and explosion of the Internet has never been so extensive. Unfortunately, data mining and online hacking have become quite prominent as well. Perhaps this is one of the main reasons why VPNs like HideMyAss are being used by more and more online users. In the following sections, we’ll learn more about the role of ... Read More »

7 Truths about VPN4ALL


There are many VPN brands that have come and gone, especially in the past few years. HideMyAss has been quite popular and developed strong recognition among citizens all around the world. In the following sections, we are going to talk about 7 truths associated with another VPN service, VPN4ALL. Truth #1: Largest VPN Network Online VPN4ALL expands more than 20 ... Read More »

Uncle Sam Isn’t the Only One Tracking You Online

Recent revelations about the NSA monitoring may have made you forget that private companies have been doing this all along. Since e-commerce became prevalent years ago, web user’s data and online activities have been tracked and monitored. And it hasn’t been for the sake of protecting you from terrorism. Consumers choose to engage these companies by using various websites, services ... Read More »

Best VPN Service


Also known as “Virtual Private Network”, a VPN service can help you bypass restrictions that are placed on certain websites. A very reliable one is hidemyass as it provides users with the ability to anonymously surf the Internet without needing to worry about malware. In short, VPN is very important and choosing the right one will ensure a smoother, more ... Read More »

VPNs are leading the new wave of anonymous file sharing.

As Internet Service Providers and copyright owners tighten the leash on online piracy users increasingly look for new ways to browse anonymously. Enter Virtual Private networks or VPNs for short. Several popular file sharing sites such as The Pirate Bay and Torrent Freak have endorsed VPNs for downloading and sharing files. The internet should remain open and free and not ... Read More »

Protect Yourself From Prying Eyes with IPVanish VPN


Although your ISP may not be sitting back and watching everything you do online in real time, what they do is pretty darn close.  With last week’s launch of the “Six Strikes” anti-piracy scheme also known as a “Copyright Alert System” it’s obvious that your ISP is spying on you. An Internet service provider can read anything sent over the ... Read More »

Interview with Mr. Lawrence Traynor from IPVanish Vpn

Can you introduce yourself? Mr. Lawrence Traynor– Director of Communications for IPVanish What is the motivation behind the creation of IPVanish VPN? Having worked for over 15 years in the network management, IP services, and content delivery services industry, we noticed that there were many options in the retail VPN market, but none that were very fast and none that ... Read More »

IPVanish Extends VPN Network into Brussels, Belgium


IPVanish’s VPN network continues to spread globally as it recently announced the launch of their new server location in Brussels, Belgium. This new European VPN server is available to all subscribers at no extra cost and offers the three major VPN protocols – OpenVPN, L2TP, and PPTP.  IPVanish also offers 2 simultaneous connections, allowing you to have VPN connectivity via ... Read More »

Giveaway: 10 Premium VPN Accounts from Kepard

How protected are you when surfing the Internet? How often do you expose your sensitive information to spyware or malware? How often does the government see what you’re transferring? If you’re like most people, you really don’t know. The actual answer is pretty stunning – the amount of risk on the modern Internet is staggering. For 10 lucky visitors, that ... Read More »

A Corporate VPN Primer

Remote work has been a phenomenon since the past many years now. The dispersed workplace has been more common for at least a decade and a half, especially in organizations that have people in the field across states and territories. Whether circumstances dictate that one or more users work from home or it may simply be convenient to be able ... Read More »

How to get a Private Dedicated IP with a VPN Service


Today’s Internet, Privacy, and Unrestricted Access The Internet has become absolutely central to our lives in the past two decades. Internet security and the freedom to access the websites of our choosing are important issues for people around the world. Many users who are concerned about security or are looking for a safe, anonymous means of accessing geo-restricted websites, find ... Read More »

TheVPNReviewer Partner Giveaway – IPVanish VPN Service

September is here and we have a cool giveaway for you! Simply tell us what you think about IPVanish for a chance to win one month free VPN service with IPVanish. Here are the Official Giveaway Rules: * Comment on this blog post telling us which feature or function you love about IPVanish or VPNs in general. * Like IPVanish ... Read More »

Don’t Wait for Your Security to Be Jeopardized – Prevent an Attack with a VPN

The internet is becoming an increasingly risky place to store private information in light of recent events. With all the latest hacking and exposure of passwords, users have become anxious and, understandably, have a right to demand a way to protect themselves. It’s a difficult task to undertake when considering the sheer multitude of information available online, unbeknownst to most ... Read More »

Avoid Spying and Data Retention by Using a VPN

Government’s role and involvement in internet affairs has become increasingly prominent throughout the past couple years.  Regulations over the information available differ from country to country and are sometimes very tightly monitored. With more security measures being proposed and placed, the question begs, where do we draw the line? Is monitoring a whole country’s web history going too far? Australia ... Read More »

PureVPN 20% Exciting Summer Olympics Offer!

PureVPN has announced an exciting Summer Offer for Olympics lovers. Now all Olympics fans can watch the 2012 Olympics online from any corner of the world and avail discount up to 20%  on all PureVPN orders. Hurry up! Order PureVPN account with a coupon code and avail 20 % off on all PureVPN orders. This offer is validate till 12th ... Read More »

The Benefits of Using IPVanish VPN Service

If you are someone who has been searching for a Virtual Private Network service that will reliably secure your privacy, your search has come to an end. Backed with 15 years of experience in content delivery, network management, and IP services, IPVanish is expertly equipped with world-class tools to help guarantee your privacy. We provide a high-quality VPN service at ... Read More »

Exclusive Interview with the founder of VPN4ALL

Can you introduce yourself? My Name is Alex Tishler and I am the owner of VPN4All, a company incorporated in the Seychelles What is the motivation behind the creation of vpn4all ? I found that the VPNs that exist now are actually providing customer data to their governments because of the current Laws in the UK, USA and Europe. What ... Read More »

Summer Special: Claim extra 30Days premium membership for FREE when you purchase on VPNDirect!

For a limited time only, you’ll be able to get 30 days of premium membership absolutely free when you purchase any premium plan with VPNDirect. How to get to your 30days free premium: 1) Register & login to VPNDirect website: www.vpndirect.com 2) Purchase a plan from the following dedicated link: http://www.vpnmag.com/vpndirect (note: you must open this link in the same ... Read More »

Prioritizing Privacy with a VPN

If you’re wondering how secure your information is online, you might want to start by asking yourself a few questions. How many websites do you use the same password to access? Is your information backed-up? Can your information be tracked back to you? In light of recent high profile hacking attacks, like the one experienced by Wired staff writer Mat ... Read More »

Best No Set-up VPN Service that’s Easy to Use


Are you on the lookout for a good VPN provider? Traveling or living in a foreign country can make it difficult to enjoy reliable access to websites many of us take for granted. If you’re living in a country such as Kuwait, China, or the UAE simple things like checking your Facebook or watching a video on You Tube can ... Read More »

IPVanish VPN Windows Software Prevents Identity Theft

If you’re like most people in today’s society you rely on your laptop to get things done. So you bring it with you almost everywhere you go which means you’re connecting to unsecured networks such as public Wi-Fi hotspots. About IPVanish Windows VPN Software When your Internet connection isn’t secure your privacy is at risk and your data could be ... Read More »

Coming Soon: IPVanish VPN Cyber Monday Sale

Stay tuned for huge Cyber Monday savings on all IPVanish VPN plans. For 24 hours only you’ll be able to sign up for the best VPN deals of 2012. How much will you save? We can’t say yet so visit IPVanish bright and early on Monday 26th November to lock in super savings on IPVanish VPN subscriptions. Have a Happy ... Read More »