ExpressVPN is one of the largest premium VPN providers in the world. ExpressVPN is known for its high quality, perfect connection speeds and ease of use. This VPN provider was founded in 2009 and has since grown into one of the market leaders in the VPN industry. A subscription gives you access to the extensive...
26-May-2019
CyberGhost is a well-known, large VPN provider that focuses on user-friendliness. The VPN provider was founded in Romania in 2011 and used to be one of the best known free VPN providers in the world. Nowadays the service is paid for and they are still doing very well - maybe even better. It is a...
07-Apr-2019
NordVPN is one of the market leaders in the VPN market. Indeed, in 2019 NordVPN has even become the market leader. This is partly because of their good marketing on online services such as YouTube. You have probably come across a "sponsored video" from NordVPN in the past year. Co, headquartered in Panama. This strategic...
13-Apr-2019
Surfshark is a relatively new VPN provider that has emerged as one of our favourites in recent months. This VPN started in 2018 and is based in the British Virgin Islands. A brief investigation of Surfshark shows that they do indeed have their headquarters there, but that they probably work from England, a "5 eyes"...
22-Feb-2019
ProtonVPN is a relatively new VPN provider from Switzerland managed by the company ProtonVPN AG. They offer both a free and a paid version of their software. This company started with ProtonMail in 2014. This is the world's largest secure email provider that puts privacy, anonymity and encryption first. Soon after ProtonMail, ProtonVPN was developed...
27-May-2019
More and more people use a VPN. VPN stands for Virtual Private Network. A VPN connection is an easy and efficient way to improve your online security, privacy and freedom. If you are not yet fully aware of what VPNs are and what they do, it's best to be put off. No worries! On this...
03-Sep-2019
With a free VPN, you can surf the Internet securely and anonymously over an encrypted connection. Most VPN providers require you to pay to use their secure server network. However, there are also VPN providers who offer a free VPN connection. In this article we will list the best free VPN's. In practice you will...
11-Dec-2019
A Bluetooth leak makes both Android 8 Oreo and Android 9 Pie phones susceptible to cyber attacks. Yesterday, Google released an update that patches the bluetooth weakness on Android. Weakness detected in bluetooth system The weakness in the bluetooth software on Android 8 and 9 devices was discovered by a German security company, ERNW. ERNW's...
13-Oct-2019
Many people want to be able to view the American version of Netflix from the Netherlands. The range of films and series on offer in the American version is much larger than in the Dutch version. The American version of Netflix currently gives access to more than 5800 films and series. In the Netherlands, we...
27-Sep-2019
Computers and ICT are difficult subjects for many people to understand. The fact that often difficult English terms are used certainly contributes to this. In this article we explain the most common terms and abbreviations in the field of VPN, privacy and online security. Where necessary, we refer to additional information. Adblocker An adblocker is...
05-Feb-2020
With a VPN, your Internet traffic is encrypted and sent to a VPN server via a secure connection called a VPN tunnel. Your data traffic then continues to its final destination (the website or page you want to connect to). Together with the fact that your traffic takes on the IP address of the VPN...
26-Nov-2019
A VPN connection (which stands for Virtual Private Network), gives a user secure (encrypted) and anonymous (redirected) access to a network and thus makes the internet connection more secure. Just like a firewall protects the data on your computer, a VPN protects your data online. A VPN connection works in the background and does not...
22-Feb-2019
Buying a Virtual Private Network (VPN) is becoming increasingly important. You increasingly hear stories about online crime. At the same time, surfing the internet freely and anonymously is becoming more difficult. This has once again become more difficult with the Towing Act of 2018. With a VPN connection, you can surf the internet safely, anonymously...
02-Nov-2019
The use of a VPN connection is becoming more and more municipal credit. This is understandable, given the increase in (mass) surveillance, hackers and online tracking and chasing by advertising companies. Also, the use of VPN services is no longer restricted to computer technologists. However, to make optimal use of your VPN connection, choosing the...
11-Oct-2019
If you ended up on this page, you're probably wondering if it's legal to use a VPN. In a word: Yes. However, it is of course not legal to use a VPN for illegal activities. If you use a VPN service to anonymously sell drugs online, you are obviously not using it legally. Using a...
13-Oct-2019
Unfortunately, the world of the Internet has not become the free utopia that some had hoped for. The global network work is managed by governments, multinationals and other stakeholders while it is also full of malware, hackers and cybercrime. That's why a little extra security for the home user is not a luxury at all....
17-Feb-2019
The use of a VPN comes with many advantages. It improves your online freedom, security and privacy. The additional advantage is that you can go on the web with peace of mind. Unfortunately, VPN connections also have a number of disadvantages. In this article we will list those disadvantages for you and explain to you...
30-Sep-2019
If you are interested in VPNs or have ever read one of our reviews, you have most likely come across the term 'kill switch'. The kill switch is often mentioned as one of the advantages of a VPN, but we know from experience that not all our readers know exactly what a kill switch is...
18-Feb-2019
Many people wonder if using a VPN slows down your internet connection. This question cannot be answered with a simple yes or no. A VPN can make your connection both slower and faster, depending on the situation. Of course this is only the case when the VPN is switched on. If the VPN is off...
08-May-2019
The short answer is yes: a VPN also works on your smartphone. In fact, a VPN is not only very handy on your laptop or PC, but also on your smartphone. Most people use their smartphone on a daily basis. More and more of our information goes on the internet via our phone. That's why...
19-Aug-2019
If you're comparing VPNs, you'll probably come across the term 'dedicated IP' on a regular basis. Many VPNs that offer a dedicated IP mention this as a plus. But what exactly is dedicated IP? And why would this be an advantage over a regular VPN subscription? In this article you will read all about the...
30-Jul-2019
After some research, you probably already know what a VPN is, how it works and what it can be used for. Now you would like to make your choice for a VPN provider. But how do you choose the provider that best suits your needs? To help you do this, we tell you what to...
14-Apr-2019
If you want to access the Internet anonymously, you can use both a VPN server and a proxy server, and VPNs and proxies both change your geographic location so you can bypass geoblocking websites. Think for example of the many streaming services that you can't look outside their country of origin. Although VPNs and proxies...
16-Oct-2019
Many VPN providers provide special software that allows you to easily and quickly connect to their various VPN servers. However, it can be useful to have the VPN connection handled by Windows itself. Sometimes you don't even have a choice, for example with a VPN network of your work. Fortunately, Windows itself has a function...
16-Mar-2019
Today, many VPN providers provide special software that makes it easy to install a VPN connection on Mac OS. We recommend that you use a VPN provider's application as this is the simplest option. Unfortunately, this VPN software does not always meet the user's needs. In this case you can establish a VPN connection yourself....
29-Nov-2019
If you have a VPN, you probably want to use it on Android devices such as your smartphone and tablet. This can be done in different ways. In this article we will explain how to install a VPN on your Android device. First we will briefly tell you which providers have the best VPN for...
16-Nov-2019
We use our smartphone for more and more activities on the internet. Just like your computer, it's increasingly important that you can surf the internet safely and anonymously on your phone. A VPN can give you this security and anonymity. The data you send and receive is encrypted and redirected via an external server, greatly...
04-Aug-2019
DD-WRT is alternative firmware (software) that can be used on different routers and adds extra functionality to your router. DD-WRT firmware can also be used to set up a VPN connection (VPN server). In this short guide we will explain how to set up a VPN connection on a router using DD-WRT. What is DD-WRT...
04-Jul-2019
There are several devices that do not have built-in software for VPN connections. If you still want to use a VPN, you need to set it up on a router or virtual router. In this article we pay attention to setting up a VPN on a virtual router (on Mac OS). We also have a...
09-Jun-2019
There are several devices that do not have built-in software for a Virtual Private Network (VPN) connection. If you still want to use a VPN you will have to do so via another route. Fortunately there are solutions for this. You can set up a VPN on a regular router or set up a VPN...
03-Mar-2019