Internet censorship in Iran has been escalating lately. During the initial years after the introduction and rapid development of the Internet, Iran, in addition to several other countries around the world, found an immense increase in the usage of the public network, and is now found to rank second highest in the percentage of population […]
Chatroulette is a well-known video chatting website. The ban would create a blackout and the person would not be able to access the webcam. IP address of the user would be used for prohibiting or imposing a ban on certain users.
In the UAE, many services and websites are blocked by the government via a firewall. One of these services is the use of VOIP, or the Voice Over Internet Protocol. This is any program that allows users to transmit their voice and/or video over the internet. This can be a problem, but one of the […]
In Vietnam, there is internet in place that prevents both citizens of the country and visitors from accessing parts of the web that the government perceives as unacceptable. These sites are sometimes critical of the Vietnamese government or run by ex-pat political parties or internation organizations focused on human rights. It’s called the Bamboo Firewall, […]
China is famous for its internet restrictions. The Great Firewall has been used to block so many of the websites that the rest of the world takes for granted – in particular, it’s not too keen on social media sites such as Twitter. There’s currently no way to Tweet from an internet connection in China […]
A Virtual Private Network, or VPN, is becoming a common feature used by people going on the Internet to ensure that they work is protected. Any data, information or just Internet surfing is provided a secure network to work on while online. The VPN tunnels through, or around, your normal ISP and builds a protected […]
Many people have a reason to hide their IP address. Most of these reasons involve privacy concerns. For example, you may want to prevent advertisers from tracking your Internet usage and creating a profile based on what websites you visit. You may even want to prevent websites from tracking how many times you visit.
There are many websites that claim the this VPN or that VPN is the best to use. However, no sites seems to tell you what online protection these VPN services really provide. You can read about how much bandwidth or access speed each provider has available, but rarely do you find a review that tells […]
A computer scientist whose name is Jonathan Mayer, has proved recently that, the search engine giant Google is using the bypass technology for developing the block tracking system to allow users for anonymous browsing. He has also suspected that, many Internet advertisers may get the authorization of circumventing the legalization system which has stopped them […]
The best VPN providers charge a fee to use their services. However, when looking for the better paid VPN providers, it may be hard to figure out which one fits yours needs, as well as your budget. VPN stands for Virtual Private Network. It is an encrypted network that ensures you have access to the […]