Category: internet restrictions

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…




Russia Trying to put Preassure on VPNs

It’s no secret that the Putin regime in Russia is not a fan of VPN providers. Now, the country is making an effort to compel VPN providers to block access to websites it wants restricted. These measures are just the latest in Russia’s ongoing attempts at Internet censorship. What do these new regulations mean for…




Cyberroam with a VPN

Do you remember when you got your license to drive and the first car you owned? That has to be one of the most exciting periods of a person’s life. Nothing says real freedom like roaming on the open road. Using a VPN to cyberroam the Internet is a lot like that. You can visit…




Get A Vpn Before Donald Trump Closes The Internet!

Donald Trump, the GOP frontrunner in the United States presidential race, has set his sights on restricting Internet freedom. At a political rally in December 2014 Trump stated that if elected he would call up Bill Gates and put him to work “closing up that Internet in some way.” Trump’s speech has prompted some people…




Egypt Targets Voip And Blocks Skype

The war on Internet freedom took another dark turn at the beginning of October 2015 with social media reporting that Egypt would block Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) applications. Services that could be restricted in Egypt include Skype, WhatsApp, and Viber. source Vodafone sent a message to its customer base stating that Skype has been…




Expat VPN : VPN Solution for Expats Traveling

An expat VPN is an indispensable tool for every expat that is actively engaged in traveling and working around the globe. More and more specialists in technical and other fields are being called upon to leave their own countries and provide valuable services in other regions, and Internet access abroad is something that can often…




New Whatsapp Calling Feature Blocked in the UAE

The excitement over the Whatsapp calling feature available now to all Android users of the popular app and soon to be made available for the iOS didn’t last long in the UAE. Etisalat and Du Telecom, the UAE’s primary service providers, have recently announced that the voice calling feature introduced by Whatsapp is blocked in…




How to Unblock Facebook in China!

“The Great Firewall of China”. “The Golden Shield”. These are just a couple of terms that have been used to describe the methods used by the Chinese government to regulate and censor the Internet. A vast array of websites and services readily available in the United States, United Kingdom, and less restricted areas of the…




Bypass Censorship Using a VPN account

Think about what you are doing right now. You probably sat down to your computer or grabbed your tablet and logged on to the Internet without ever questioning whether or not the websites you wanted to visit or the social networks you wanted to use would be accessible. If you live in the US or…




Will Turkey Block Twitter AGAIN? Sure

The Internet situation in Turkey has been very unstable in 2014 with temporary banning of sites like Twitter and YouTube. One could argue that there is no reasonable way to anticipate what the Internet landscape will look like in Turkey from one day to the next. Anyone that anticipates being in Turkey for an extended…