Netflix speed stutters for Verizon customer

Last last week Colin Nederkoorn, co-founder and CEO of Customer.io stumbled across a problem that has been plaguing many US residential customers over recent months, the Netflix issue! There has been much debate in 2014 regarding net neutrality in the United States regarding the introduction of a two tier traffic...

How to connect to IPVanish VPN

IPVanish are one of the bigger VPN providers on the VPN scene, not only do they have a mass of servers but they’re also one of the biggest providers of different VPN locations. We did an IPVanish Review at the end of 2013 and found them to...

How to watch Sky Go abroad

Sky is one of those services that you love or for those that don’t have it don’t know what they’re missing. For those that have Sky (and lets face it that is quite a large number with over 10 million subscribers) the service is one of those can’t...

Russia curtails internet freedoms

When thinking of internet censorship we usually think of that in the likes of China with the Great Firewall of China or maybe even Iran. Other countries also have varying levels of censorship which usually come to light during times of upheaval or political instability. In recent...

Bypass torrent throttling

Traffic Throttling, Traffic Shaping and Traffic Management are all various names given to a similar tactic introduced by ISPs to reduce the speed of certain types of internet activity that are consider traffic heavy. Usually, especially here in the UK it is enforced in peak times apparently to...

VPN providers blocked by UK porn filter

Yesterday (2nd July 2014) the Open Rights Group launched a rather interesting website which enables ordinary users to check which sites are blocked by what has been dubbed the UK porn filter. For those who aren’t familiar with the story itself, back at the end of 2013 the...

Watch the Tour De France 2014 online

The biggest cycling event of the year starts on 5th July 2014 and while excitement builds the question arises, How to watch the Tour de France online? For the first time in recent years “Le Tour” kicks off from Yorkshire in the United Kingdom and for three days...