Category Archives: Blog

Connected Home Devices; what are the Risks

RapidVPN/ September 14, 2017/ Blog/

Connected home devices are quickly gaining traction across the globe thanks to Internet of Things technology. You can now direct a coffee machine to prepare a cup of coffee for you using your smartphone. There are a dozen of different home devices that you can invest in and connect to the internet to make your home smart. However, there are

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How to Make MacOS More Secure?

RapidVPN/ September 9, 2017/ Blog/

MacOS used to be thought to be immune to all security threats such as spyware, malware, and adware. However, research has shown that there is new malicious software that can actually circumvent the firewalls and compromise the privacy of the user. Today, we look at four ways of making your MacOS more secure. Consider Disabling Automatic Login The first thing

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Most Reliable Cryptocurrency Wallets

RapidVPN/ September 2, 2017/ Blog/

Cryptocurrencies continue to change the financial industry and provides excellent opportunities for investors who are interested in this modern currency. Bitcoins are among the most popular cryptocurrencies in the world but there are other options out there that you can invest in. To get maximum returns, it is imperative to make sure that your cryptocurrency is safe and secure. Today,

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5 Things you need to Know about Adware

RapidVPN/ August 30, 2017/ Blog/

In the current highly digitalized world, online marketers are always coming up with new ways of selling their products to the target audience. One of the latest tricks is using adware – software which if installed in a computer starts to show ads randomly whenever you are online. As mentioned on PCTools, an adware can be classified as a spyware

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China’s Recent Crackdown on VPN Providers

RapidVPN/ August 26, 2017/ Blog/

Online privacy is a major concern to millions of people from all across the globe. Countries such as the United States have already passed a law that allows internet service providers to sell their clients browsing history to marketers. Such a move allows marketers to bombard internet users with ads that may or may not be relevant to them. For

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4 Tips on How to Increase Internet Speed

RapidVPN/ August 23, 2017/ Blog/

In the current digital world, you cannot afford to work with a slow internet speed. In fact, internet speed is one of the primary factors that internet service providers use to lure people to purchase their services. Here are easy, tested, and proven ways of increasing your internet speed. Make Sure your Laptop is Virus Free According to, there

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Where is Bitcoin Headed in 2018?

RapidVPN/ August 19, 2017/ Blog/

Bitcoins is one of the most popular cryptocurrencies in the world today. Millions of people from all across the globe have embraced it and continue to invest in it with the hope of leaping huge profits in future. According to an article posted on Coin Telegram, banks may find themselves in trouble towards the end of this year (2017) due

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3 Challenges of Cryptocurrency That You Should Know

RapidVPN/ August 16, 2017/ Blog/

Cryptocurrencies have taken the world by storm as evident from their massive growth and the polarity that they have gained. According to a recent article by, if you knew about bitcoins seven years ago and the potential they would have in the future, you would be now $4.4 million richer. The article goes ahead to state that the value

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4 Tips for Preventing Your Email from Been Hacked

RapidVPN/ August 9, 2017/ Blog/

Despite numerous sensitization programs about vulnerable of email accounts to hacking, millions of emails are still hacked by cybercriminals. According to a post on NY Times, Yahoo said that close to more one billion user accounts were compromised in 2014. During this attack, sensitive information that could be used to reset the password such as dates of birth, telephone numbers

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BYOD Security Implications and How to Overcome Them

RapidVPN/ August 6, 2017/ Blog/

Bring your own Device (BYOD) is a common business model across the globe. One of the benefits of BYOD is that it increases employees’ productivity and allows for greater flexibility. According to Trilogy Technologies, despite the fact that this work arrangement is attractive, it results in a number of security results especially in stances when the personal devices are connected

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