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Use P2P Safely With Le VPN

Now that Le VPN has added even more dedicated servers for P2P sharing, it is now even more secure to share files across the internet. We will show you how to use P2P safely with Le VPN. If you like to download torrents regularly, you may be vulnerable to warnings from your internet service provider who
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Anti-Censorship Site Targeted By Hackers

Online censorship has always been a problem in China, with the government restricting its citizens from accessing the true freedom of the internet. But there are more and more ways popping up for citizens to bypass this restriction and allow users to access restricted websites. One such method has seen organisations like greatfire.org provide those in
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Stay Safe When Travelling the World

Travelling no longer requires spending hours trying to find an internet cafe in a new city just to check your emails, or waiting in line desperately at the airport before your flight just to use a computer. As wifi has become more widely available, even in the remotest corners of the world, it is easy as ever to
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Bitcoin: Currency of the Future?

To coincide with Le VPN now accepting Bitcoin as a valid method of payment, we take a look into what Bitcoin is and what it could mean for the future. Bitcoin was created back in 2008 by Satoshi Nakamoto as a means of online payment, being completely digital it is also not controlled or owned
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Yahoo To Get Rid of Passwords

Passwords have always been an inconvenience, trying to create a memorable one that is both secure and easy to remember, and then trying to actually remember the password. Fingerprint scanners have come and gone with little success. Now there seems to be a good alternative than trying to remember a series of complex letters and numbers. Yahoo to
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The Smart Barbie Who Listens to Children

Mattel, the toy company behind one of the most popular toys of all time, Barbie. Launched in 1959, the favourite of girls around the world, Barbie has gone on to dominate the children’s market for dolls for the past 50 years. But the company has come under fire for its latest entry into the toy market,
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Netherlands Court Scraps Law to Save Privacy

A judge in The Hague, Netherlands has changed the law on data retention as it not only served crime prevention but it was also deemed an intrusion on privacy for citizens. The Data Retention Law required both telephone companies and internet service providers to hold records on customer’s information for up to a year. Landlines
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HBO to Release New Online Streaming Service

HBO are finally delivering on a service that has been in such high demand, access to the many award winning shows of HBO without having to pay for an expensive cable service as well. HBO Now is HBO’s answer to Netflix, streaming their entire back catalogue, including over 2000 episodes of content at launch. The shows
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Apple and Google Users Could Be Open to Attack

The security flaw known as “FREAK Attack” has been discovered in Apple and Google devices, it becomes apparent whilst users are browsing the net. Research experts have pinned the blame on a decade old policy, that has long since been altered. This policy required US manufacturers to release weaker encryption systems when sold overseas, that was apparently
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