April 19, 2018

Does a VPN Use Up Data?

A Virtual Private Network (VPN) can be used for a variety of purposes; this can be to access geo-restricted content, secure and privatise your online surfing traffic, and reclaim freedom of the Internet when bypassing censorship. However, one of the common questions we always get is if our VPN can be used to […]
April 12, 2018

Encryption: What Is It, What Is It Good For, & Why You Need It For Privacy

Encryption; while it may previously have been something unfamiliar to many, it has now become something more commonly known to most with the emergence of encrypted chats in messaging apps such as WhatsApp and Telegram. You may also be aware of the tiny green padlock next to a website’s URL in your address […]
April 3, 2018

8 Security Tips When Downloading Apps from App Stores

Our smartphones are increasingly becoming a more important fixture to our everyday lives. From using it for work, productivity, mobile banking, games and social media, the apps we use and download without thinking can have all kinds of access to our information. Apps from the app store can be retrieving all kinds of […]
March 31, 2018

Facebook & Cambridge Analytica: How to Download All Your Data Facebook Has on You

In case you have been living under a rock, when the news broke out on 17th March 2018 that UK-based data firm Cambridge Analytica had been acquiring data on 50 million Facebook users to be analysed to target voters in US President Donald Trump’s 2016 election campaign, people have only now finally come […]
March 21, 2018

What is a VPS? VPS vs VPN: What is the Difference?

VPS VS VPN You may have come across the term “VPS” and “VPN” and thought they were similar things. Although a VPS and a VPN may have very similar names but are in fact two very different things. In case you were confused if a VPS is like a VPN, let BolehVPN explain […]
March 16, 2018

5 Benefits of a Paid VPN Service Over a Free VPN

With tons of free Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) readily downloadable off the Internet or on your smartphone, why would anyone want to pay for a VPN service when you could get one for free, right? Have you ever given it a thought on how free VPN companies are sustaining a business when they […]
March 6, 2018

What is an Altcoin? A Basic Beginner’s Explanation

What is an altcoin? For anyone who is new to Bitcoin or cryptocurrencies, the term altcoin is one that you may not have heard before. Simply put, an alt coin or alternative coin simply means it is an alternative to Bitcoin which are any cryptocurrencies created after Bitcoin. You may have heard of […]
March 1, 2018

What Is An ICO (Initial Coin Offering)? A Simple Explanation

To understand what an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) is, let us first begin with an analogy. Take for instance in a stock market; when a business opens up, people want to buy a stock in them. Buying stock in a business is basically like buying a small piece of the business. When they […]