IP Hider giveaway – 10 free license keys

Posted on August 5, 2010 in Free Hide IP

It’s been a while since we host a giveaway campaign on our blog, even if meantime we were providing free IP Hider license keys on other blogs. This week we decided to launch a contest for our readers. We will giveaway 10 license keys valid for 6 months for our IP Hider application. How can [...]

Geolocation privacy – are you worried?

Posted on July 23, 2010 in Security

The new trend in social media is represented by geolocation. Geolocation is “the identification of the real-world geographic location of an object, such as a cell phone or an Internet-connected computer terminal. Geolocation may refer to the practice of assessing the location, or to the actual assessed location.” Wikipedia Many social networks or microblogging platforms [...]

5 security & privacy features in IE 8

Posted on June 25, 2010 in Security

Internet Explorer is still used by many for the simple fact that it comes by default with their computers. Internet Explorer 6, even it was literally the worst browser available, was used by over 70% of PC users. This happened until Firefox has started its anti IE campaign and users realized that there are other [...]

Proxy list updated with US and DE servers

Posted on June 11, 2010 in IP Hider

Due to the problems we encounter lately with our proxies, we had to update our proxy list. This week new US and DE proxies were embedded into the application instead the old ones. We hope that our users are able to fully enjoy online anonymity. I would like to mention that the updated proxy list [...]

Are you getting what you pay for? Test your Internet speed

Posted on June 4, 2010 in How to

Are you sure you are getting what you are paying for? Don’t be surprised if your Internet speed is considerable lower that the one you are supposed to get. The Internet providers are not always giving what they are supposed to do, that’s why you should check your Internet connection speed on a regular basis. [...]

7 tips to boost your Wireless Router Signal

Posted on May 28, 2010 in How to, Security

Buildings where never designed with network cable in mind and consequently we all had issues with your wireless signal. The first thing we should consider before talking about how we can improve our wireless network is the network’s security. It was not once when some of my neighbors left their wireless network open, with the [...]

How to send a secured message via e-mail

Posted on May 13, 2010 in Security

I’m sure many of us are not aware of the wide variety of services available online. There are services that you don’t know they exist and more than that, you don’t know you could use it. A good example is TMWSD (thismessagewillselfdestruct.com), which is a secure, auto-deleted messaging service. The purpose of this service is [...]

User’s feedback – IP Hider survey results

Posted on May 4, 2010 in IP Hider

We gathered the feedback of 70 users of IP Hider. I was pleased to see that there was a positive feedback and generally speaking all users are satisfied with IP Hider’s functionalities. There were 70 users who have taken the survey. 67% of the responders said IP Hider it’s easy to use, 12% admitted that [...]

Browsers’ extensions for showing IP address

Posted on April 28, 2010 in How to, Misc, Security

Usually if you want to check your IP address you have to visit websites like whatismyipaddress.com or to get the information from command prompt. But this can be an annoying thing especially if you are an anonymous browsing enthusiast and you change your IP address frequently. So I searched for some specific browsers extensions that [...]

Can IP address reveal my physical address?

Posted on April 20, 2010 in Misc, Security

Many people are asking if their IP address can reveal their physical address. There was even a person that wanted to find out the city, street and home number of another person using the IP address. Fortunately, this thing is not possible! So even if you are a suspicious internet user from the security point [...]

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