Category: Censorship

What To Do When Your Data Is Leaked

Having your data leaked can be a traumatic event. No one wants to even think about having their banking information or credit card details in the hands of a cyber criminal. Although the experience isn’t fun, it is very important that you take action quickly when a data breach occurs. Here are some steps that…




Can Vpn Providers Be Trusted?

We’re going to assume you know how bad it can be to use a free VPN. What some people might not know is that it is also important for you to be able to trust your paid VPN provider. At the end of the day your VPN is only as good as the company supplying…




China Is Using Vpn To Conduct Disinformation Campaign

China has recently been accused of using a VPN to spread disinformation on social media. Most of the posts have apparently been made in response to the Hong Kong protests taking place in the Summer of 2019. While it may not seem strange that another superpower is trying to influence public opinion on social media,…




How To Access 135 Popular Websites Blocked In China

Those who have spent time traveling through China will have noticed that many popular websites and web services are blocked in the country. The Chinese government even has a name for it harsh Internet censorship. It’s called the Great Firewall of China. Google, Facebook, Twitter, and other Internet giants cannot be accessed within the country…




Famous Poker Pro Advocates Vpn For Online Gambling

Ever since the infamous Black Friday in the US it has been illegal for most US citizens to play online poker. There are a few exceptions such as Nevada which allows online poker, and some states are thinking about legalizing the game. In the meantime there are US players who use a VPN to access…




China Welcomes Foreign Investors In Vpn Services

China is a country that has a very tumultuous relationship with VPNs and VPN providers. The government dislikes VPNs so bad that it went so far as to ban sales of them in the country. Now, in a move that is baffling, China is allowing foreign firms to invest in VPN services on a trial…



How Free Public Wifi May Be Costing You Money

Pretty much everyone that uses the Internet has connected to public WiFi at some point. The coffee shop. The library. Your school. All of these could offer free public WiFi. Our society has become one that likes to browse the Internet on the go with phones and tablets. A free network allows the user to…




New Survey Shows Why People Choose a VPN

There are many reasons why people choose a VPN for Internet browsing. Some people need a VPN to unblock websites that restricted based on geographical location. Some want to know that their browsing history is kept private. All are valid reasons, but there may be one reason that is more important that the others. Security….




UK Porn Ban – VPN to unblock Porn

The UK has taken measures to restrict porn viewing by underage Internet users. According to The Sun, porn sites will soon be required to use age verification methods to require users to prove they are old enough to view porn. While everyone can agree that porn sites should not be viewed by minors, some are…




Vpn Restrictions Around The World Update

There is an ongoing effort by some countries to restrict of prohibit the use of VPN services.  At VPNaccounts.com we strive to stay informed on these restrictions so that we can alert you when there are changes to existing laws. Knowing where a country you plan to visit for work or a vacation stands on…