Monthly Archives: November 2016

Torrents Downloads: Legal vs. Illegal

RapidVPN/ November 27, 2016/ Blog/

Most people know that piracy is not only illegal, but it is a violation of intellectual property rights. Today, torrent users download massive amounts of data from the internet some of which is illegal. So, what makes downloading torrent legal or unlawful?   According to maketecheasier, torrent has been linked with copyright violation, where online pirates use torrents to unlawfully

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Top 5 Cloud Backup Solutions

RapidVPN/ November 24, 2016/ Blog/

Whether it is an unintentional deletion or a crashed hard drive, online backup services is one of the best ways to protect yourself against the loss of critical computer data. We present to you the top five backup solutions.   Crashplan According to TopTenReviews, Crashplan is the best-unlimited cloud backup; it offers unlimited storage, bandwidth, file size, file retention, and

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Is your VPN service slowing you down?

RapidVPN/ November 20, 2016/ Blog/

  A VPN allows you to access sites that are blocked in certain countries and also secures your connection through encryption keeping you safe from fraudsters and phishing scammers who may want to steal your private information. Despite these benefits, some VPN users are concerned with how the service affects internet speeds.   Why does using VPN sometimes slow down

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What’s the Difference between Dedicated Server and Cloud Hosting?

RapidVPN/ November 16, 2016/ Blog/

Unknown to most people is that there are major differences between a dedicated server and a cloud hosting. Knowing the differences between the two will help you to choose the right option for your business or organization. Here are the main differences between cloud hosting and a dedicated server to help you make an informed decision. Access to Resources Online

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Top 4 Alternatives to Microsoft Word

RapidVPN/ November 12, 2016/ Blog/

For decades now, Microsoft Word has been the leading document creation program across the globe. The various shortcomings associated with this program have motivated innovators to come up with new programs that one can use to create documents. Here are the top 4 alternatives to Microsoft Word. Google Docs Google Docs allow users to create not only word documents but

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The Top 3 Free Operating Systems

RapidVPN/ November 8, 2016/ Blog/

If you happen to purchase one of those laptops without a pre-loaded operating system, there may be no need of buying one or resorting to piracy. Here is a brief overview of the top 3 free operating systems that you can install on your laptop.   Ubuntu Ubuntu was created by a global expert team of developers. It contains all

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4 Best Android Messaging Apps

RapidVPN/ November 2, 2016/ Blog/

The traditional SMS text message is almost becoming obsolete, due to the emergence and adoption of easy-to-use, popular messaging apps. These apps provide free text messaging and tailor-made options for video, voice, and file sharing to a variety of users. Below find the four best android messaging apps.   WhatsApp It offers easy setup, many features, advertisement free experience and

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