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Limited Internet restored in Kashmir – netizens turn to VPNs

After blocking the service for nearly six months, the authorities of India partially restored Internet access in the Kashmir Valley. So far, it is the most prolonged Internet shutdown in the world.

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

VPN app: should you pay for it?

There’s a common saying about free services: if you don’t pay for the product, you are the product. VPN app services are no exception – many people follow this rule when choosing their VPN.

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

Using WhatsApp? New hijacking scam to be aware of

WhatsApp has encountered a difficult 2019 on the security front. Facebook-owned messaging platform disclosed 12 security flaws, including 7 classified as “critical”, according to the US National Vulnerabilities Database.

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

VPN proxy and proxy server: one difference you must know

Are you looking for a way to protect your online identity or access a geo-blocked video? Both proxy server and VPN proxy can help you do it. But, there’s a key difference between these services.

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

What is my IP and what do I need to know about it

IP (Internet Protocol) address is a unique number that allows internet-connected devices to communicate with web servers. The purpose of the IP is to identify different devices on a network and exchange information.

PRIVACY | 3 min Read

How to watch Hulu outside the US

What is Hulu? In the US, Hulu is one of the biggest streaming platforms that offer the most popular movies and TV shows online. You can watch Hulu shows such as “The Simpsons”, “Family Guy”, “South Park”, “CSI”, “Modern Family” and many more.

HOW-TO | 3 min Read

VPN speed up a fix for iPhone’s 11 location tracking bug

Can VPN speed such a process up? The new Apple iPhone 11 version was released back in September 2019. Yet, the company must fix a interesting flaw.

HOW-TO | 2 min Read

What makes a VPN easy to use

VPNs can be used for various purposes – from anonymous browsing to [torrenting](https://atlasvpn.com/blog/torrenting-myths-debunked/){b}. If you’re looking for one but you don’t consider yourself a tech-geek, find out what makes a VPN easy to use.

PRIVACY | 2 min Read

Torrenting myths debunked

Torrenting is a file-sharing technology, often considered as a way to pirate movies or music. There is a mist of confusion surrounding such activity.

PRIVACY | 3 min Read