Monthly Archives: March 2017

Password management, what are my options?

RapidVPN/ March 26, 2017/ Blog/

Everyone uses password and codes to verify identifications, withdraw money, or access websites. Some people feel much more secure with too complicated passwords and sometimes they find it hard to remember. Therefore, one of the best ways to keep your passwords secure is by using a password manager. Not just a password manager, but a good password manager that has

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What happened to IPv6

RapidVPN/ March 21, 2017/ Blog/

Internet Protocol Version 4 (IPv4) is a data communication protocol that is used to transfer data across different networks. Unlike other similar technologies, this one has connectionless protocol that relies on the packet switched layer networks like Ethernet. It is possible to leverage this kind of connection by using either manual or automatic configuration. The type of network you intend

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Bitcoin: Offline vs. Online wallet

RapidVPN/ March 14, 2017/ Blog/

For people who have not used cryptocurrencies before, the first thing that you need to familiarize yourself with after choosing bitcoins is the types of wallets available. Just like the physical wallet, the bitcoins wallet allows you to store the currency safely. You can spend the bitcoins by sending them using the randomly generated bitcoin addresses. The wallet can hold

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Internet Scams of 2017

RapidVPN/ March 11, 2017/ Blog/

We are barely through the first quarter of 2017, but already a significant number of internet scams have already being recorded. Cyber criminals have devised new ways of stealing money and personal information from a sea of unsuspecting internet users from all across the globe. Nobody is immune to these threats; you just have to careful about the how you

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What is Tor and why should you be careful with it

RapidVPN/ March 7, 2017/ Blog/

The internet has brought into fore the issues of privacy and security of personal data. From hackers, companies, and governments, the threat of tracking and stealing personal information is real.  Unseen eyes are everywhere.   According to Digital trends, Tor is software that facilitates the user to browse the Web anonymously. Tor uses a method called onion routing to hide

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Which is the best web browser for me?

RapidVPN/ March 2, 2017/ Blog/

We are living in the golden age of web browsers where users are spoiled for choice. From Edge, Mozilla, Chrome and others you cannot go wrong with these popular browsers, but few things give each a competitive edge.   Google Chrome According to techradar, Google has a cross-platform use, incredibly stable and has an excellent aesthetic look that takes up

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