What is gaming VPN according to Transylvanian researchers?

Let’s take a moment to think about childhood, shall we? I can bet that most of the memories that come to your mind are play-related. And that’s great, because playing helped us develop our creativity, imagination, dexterity, and it clearly contributed to our emotional strength.

While growing up, we switched from playing hide and seek to playing Uno, Catan, or Beer pong while in college. With the Internet’s incontestable expansion, we switched from playing to gaming. And guess what! The online gaming industry is now bigger than movies and music industries combined! No wonder why games are now released on a conveyer belt.

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How to delete VPN on Mac. Completely uninstall a VPN app

This short tutorial explains how to delete VPN on Mac and leave no trace behind it. It also explains what files are created during the installation of a VPN, how to see the VPN configuration files installed on your Mac, and how to uninstall NordVPN, one of the most popular VPN services.

How to remove VPN from Mac [Summary]

Deleting a VPN app or connection from your Mac is not difficult. However, when you uninstall a VPN app make sure you remove all files.

  • Case 1: You have installed a VPN client application.
    • Step 1: Delete the VPN app.
    • Step 2: Delete preferences files.
    • Step 3: Delete records from the keychain.
  • Case 2: You have manually created a VPN connection.
    • Click on the Apple icon in the upper left corner of your screen.
    • Go to System Preferences > Network.
    • Select the VPN connection you want to delete from the left panel.
    • Click the “-” button from the bottom of the panel.

As your goal is to remove the VPN from macOS, I suppose you already know how to install one. Nevertheless, I suggest that you read our bat-iful article on how to use a VPN on Mac. `You will find out what are the available options and what VPN providers we recommend for macOS.

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What is WireGuard and why it may be your new VPN friend

WireGuard is an open-source VPN that uses high-tech cryptography, while at the same time being easy to configure, fast, and secure.

During the last 10 years, OpenVPN has been the de-facto standard in the VPN industry. Now, a new VPN protocol is on everyone’s lips: WireGuard. Let’s take a look at its features and let’s find out how to get started with it.

This article explains what is WireGuard, how does it work, how to get it on your devices, and lists several VPN services that allow WireGuard connections.

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What is a free VPN trial and why is the best VPN feature you must hunt down?

In life, things are never quite as scary when you’ve got a best friend by your side. And, so happens in the online world. Just after you install a powerful antivirus, you can rest assured that no virus will be able to infiltrate your device, and right after you got yourself the best VPN to encrypt your online activities, your device will turn into a fortress. Since I am here to talk tech, it’s time to reveal some precious information on what are the best VPN services out there, what is a VPN trial, and why you should start your VPN journey with one.

I am not sure if you’re aware, but you’re on a Transylvanian blog, and we do things differently around here. We like stories, legends, and myths, so before digging into the tech-related talk, I owe you a Transylvanian story on why a VPN trial is an important thing you should look for in your future provider.

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How to install OpenVPN on Mac – All available options

This tutorial guides you on how to install OpenVPN on Mac using Tunnelblick, Viscosity, or the OpenVPN Connect Client.

As the OpenVPN project only offers a Mac client application for their business server (named OpenVPN Access Server), an alternative solution needs to be discovered to be able to connect to an OpenVPN server (Community Edition).

This article briefly explains what OpenVPN is, what are its advantages, what are the differences between the OpenVPN Access Server and the Community Edition server, what is an ovpn file, and how to set up an OpenVPN client on Mac.

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What is VPN split tunneling and how to easily set it up for your VPN connection

Split tunneling or VPN split tunneling is a technology that gives control over which data is encrypted and sent through a VPN and which data stays unencrypted.

The great advantage of split tunneling is that you may use a VPN only for those applications that need to take advantage of the VPN benefits (browser, torrent client, streaming app) and let the other apps access the Internet directly.

For example, you may stream content from a service that is blocked on your location, whilst using the same device to access a food delivery app on your regular Internet connection that will be delivered to your house.

This article explains what VPN split tunneling is, how does it work, how to get it on your devices, and lists several VPN services that offer split tunneling.

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What is Onion over VPN? Would you go DEEP into the DARK caves of Transylvania?

The benefits a VPN puts on the table are clearly no news. Yet, what is Onion over VPN (or Tor over VPN), and why would you combine such advanced technology like VPN with another anonymity solution?

Curious much?! That’s great.

The Internet has its dark sides (and also a dark web) you need to be aware of, so knowing everything about what options you have to avoid online dangers is a must.

Combining Tor with a VPN is not a bad idea since using Tor as a stand-alone anonymity solution could cause you troubles.

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How to set up a VPN on a router and get the Internet goodies delivered on all your devices

Although a VPN can be run straight from a computer or a mobile device, it is also possible to set up a VPN on router. This would result in all devices (computers, mobiles, smart TVs, game consoles) on a network going through an encrypted tunnel all the time.

This is a more comprehensive security solution, and although more work is required upfront, it means you don’t have to start up a VPN every time you want increased security. Additionally, bypassing restrictions or unblocking geo-blocked websites it is reduced to connecting to the Internet via the router.

This article explains what is a VPN for a router, what are the pros and cons of this approach, how to get a VPN on router, and lists several VPN services that are suitable for setting them on routers.

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How to watch BBC iPlayer outside UK on iPhone or iPad – Fast and easy!

This short article shows how to watch BBC iPlayer outside UK on iPhone or iPad and how to keep unblocking iPlayer on a regular basis.

You may either access iPlayer from the app or from a web browser. However, iPlayer is sometimes able to detect that you are abroad and blocks your entrance. I will show you how to restore your access.

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What is a VPN for torrenting? Are bad guys invited to the party?

The online world feels like a personal paradise. Do you want to order a random piece of furniture? You can do it within minutes. Do you need to find some information about a famous event that happened 70 years ago? You Google it! Do you need that special image to include it in your PowerPoint presentation, so everything looks just perfect? You download it.

But you know what? There are snakes in paradise. That element of surprise which can turn a simple, innocent action into a horrible reaction.

As we’re moving more and more into the online world, we need to make sure we keep it as real as possible. For that, we have to act responsibly and be aware of how to avoid the online dangers that can ruin our paradise.

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