How to Hide Data Usage from Service Providers

Published: July 5, 2018, 6:02 a.m. in Privacy, VPN, Broadband Connection, How-to, ISP, Data Usage by Jonathan

The media is filled with one horror story after another about celebrities or high-profile people who have had their online information hacked. Emails they thought were deleted are suddenly in the spotlight or even used for blackmail. If you don’t want your personal life out there for the world to ...

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What Is Bandwidth Throttling (and How You Can Solve it)

Published: June 21, 2018, 1:54 p.m. in VPN, Broadband Connection, Internet, Bandwidth by Serina Rajagukguk

What do you use your internet for? If you're like us, people who cannot live without the internet, you use it from procrastinating on Facebook to sending HD videos via Dropbox to binge-watching on Netflix. You've been doing this smoothly day and night, and then suddenly: All your videos buffer and ...

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Do I Need a VPN at Home?

Published: June 18, 2018, 7:30 a.m. in VPN, Privacy, Broadband Connection, Security by Jonathan

In the early days of the internet, Virtual Private Networks, or VPNs, were only used by corporations and services which needed secure connections between their main computing center and remote offices or employees to protect their data from any threat of hacking.   Today, with the vast number of personal ...

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How to Get Free Internet

Published: June 16, 2018, 9:54 a.m. in Privacy, VPN, Broadband Connection, Mobile data, WiFi / Wi-Fi, How-to by Serina Rajagukguk

Who doesn't like free things? And who doesn't LOVE the Internet? We love both, so it's only logical that we often try ways to get free internet. And as it turns out, there are some legitimate ways for you to get free internet service anywhere. Below, we're sharing with you ...

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VPN Review: HideMyAss

Published: June 10, 2018, noon in VPN, Broadband Connection, Security, IP address, Reviews by Jonathan

In this day and age, having a reliable VPN client is a must. With the FCC’s recent decision to repeal net neutrality, this is likely to become even more critical. A lot of VPN companies promise to secure your data and provide a safe browsing experience, but that’s not always ...

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The 7 Best Wireless Travel Routers to Buy in 2018

Published: June 10, 2018, 7:11 a.m. in Broadband Connection, Internet, Router, WiFi / Wi-Fi by Serina Rajagukguk

Whether you're a #WorkAnywhere or #GlobeTrotter kind of person who cannot live without the internet, travel router can save your life. Okay, that's an exaggeration. But travel routers can save you so much time and hassle. How? Well, with travel routers, you don't have to fiddle for 30 minutes with the ...

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How to Hide Your Public IP Address

Published: May 27, 2018, 12:57 p.m. in VPN, Broadband Connection, Internet, How-to, Security, IP address by Serina Rajagukguk

If you're reading this, it's 100% guaranteed that you have an IP address. How can I be so sure? Well, because without one, you won't be able to surf the internet at all. Once you connect to the internet, your ISP (Internet Service Provider) assigns a special ID to you. ...

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Why Is My Internet So Slow – and How to Fix It

Published: May 17, 2018, 2:24 p.m. in Broadband Connection, Internet, Diagnostics, How-to, Speed, Troubleshooting by Serina Rajagukguk

Who would have thought that slow internet would become one of the biggest stress triggers in the 21st century?  It's bad enough that you're behind with your deadlines, and now the stupid internet starts slowing down on you? (Hashtag Hulk smash)  There, there.  Unfortunately for you, there are many possible causes of your slow internet problem. So you may need to postpone those deadlines a bit further (don't shoot the messenger). Below, we have a list of things that commonly cause poor internet connection. It could be your ...

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What Is a Good Internet Speed (and How to Test It)

Published: April 30, 2018, 7:49 a.m. in Broadband Connection, Internet, WiFi / Wi-Fi, How-to, Speed by Serina Rajagukguk

"Why wouldn't you want to marry Bill Gates? I bet he has fast internet."  That's a quote from The Big Bang Theory, aka the geekiest TV show in the entire universe.  In the era where everything is done online, high-speed internet is the new holy grail. As a matter of fact, "Which café in this area has the speediest WiFi?" is something you hear/ask on a regular basis.  But what constitutes "a good internet speed?" How do you know if your Internet Service Provider (ISP) delivers their promises when it comes to speed? What are the factors that can affect your internet connection speed?   ...

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