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1&1 Web Hosting Review

1 and 1 hosting review

This Web host offers a wide array of packages, including shared hosting, virtual private server (VPS) hosting, and dedicated hosting.However, it's 1&1's WordPress support that makes the company stand out. It’s a Web host that you should check out—especially if you're going to run a self-hosted WordPress blog.1&1 offers a standard monthly web hosting charge, but it reduces the...

Virgin Media Is About to Turn Customer Routers Into Wi-Fi Hotspots

Virgin Media wi-fi hotspots

UK ISP Virgin Media is expanding its public Wi-Fi network by co-opting customers’ home routers as hot spots.Only the most recent router design (the SuperHub v3) will be recruited at first, and customers can opt-out from the program if they wish. Virgin says the change will have “no impact on customers” because affected homes will be allocated extra bandwidth.The...

Netgear Nighthawk: What on Earth Makes a $500 Router Worth It?

Netgear Nighthawk new router

The Netgear Nighthawk X10 AD7200 Smart WiFi Router (R9000) is Designed for large homes, this gargantuan router is chock-full of networking goodness, including Multi-User Multiple Input, Multiple Output (MU-MIMO) data streaming, circuitry for 60GHz 802.11ad networking, and 160MHz Wi-Fi technology.While its MU-MIMO performance was middling in testing, it turned in the fastest 5GHz range performance scores we've seen to...

5 More New Tips to Browse the Internet Safely and Privately

How to browse online safely

Did you ever really stop to consider how dangerous it is to browse the internet, even with your VPN on?Your history of logging into a website may be logged elsewhere (such as with the server from which the website is hosted). Private browsing may not prevent all forms of logging but it makes it difficult for others to see...

5 Latest Tips to Surf the Web Safely and Privately

How to browse the net safely

When you browse the internet, your web browser saves information based on what you did during the session. Your browsing history is saved and logged. The browser also remembers what you’ve downloaded, saved passwords, online searches via the web address bar, and web page details to help the page load faster the next time you visit (cache).Private browsing lets...

5 VPNs Best Suited for Your iPhone

The iPhone is one of the most popular smartphones available today. However, this popularity also brings unwanted attention from hackers and criminals who are looking to steal your personal information. There are many whys and wherefores to contemplate a VPN (virtual private network) service for your iPhone.If you use public Wi-Fi, then you could be targeted without difficulty by...

5 Free VPNs to Browse Privately And Safely

Free VPNs

In our increasingly security-conscious age, people are keen to learn how to make themselves safer online. One option, predominantly when relying on possibly unsecured public Wi-Fi, is to use a VPN (Virtual Private Network). There are numerous VPNs out there that enable you to surf securely, anonymously and confidentially on the web.VPNs work by linking two computers securely and...

5 VPNs to Consider If You Live in Australia

VPNs for Australia

In Australia, the last couple of years have seen countless citizens turning to VPNs to protect themselves against the government’s overreaching laws. Surveillance legislation brought into effect a few years ago forces Australian ISPs to collect citizens’ web browsing histories and metadata. Measures have also been taken to block over 500 websites.In 2017, a VPN for Australia is still...