Ad blocking is very popular and there are several ways in which you can block advertising on web pages. Using a desktop application for the job has some nice advantages over a browser extension. Here we look at 5 desktop based programs for advert blocking
If you find that certain websites are being blocked by your ISP, they may be using an internet filter to stop you accessing them. There are various ways around this problem, and here we have seven possible solution.
BitTorrent can be used for both legal downloads and piracy, but your ISP may throttle P2P traffic which means whatever you download you will never be at a good speed. Here are some ways to get around this issue if your internet service is P2P throttled.
BitTorrent can be used to transfer perfectly legitimate files across the internet, but it does take up a lot of bandwidth which many ISPs do not like, so they throttle BitTorrent traffic permanently or at certain times. If you suspect your ISP may be throttling Torrents, here are a few ways to try and find out.
Most people like listening to music and one legal online service is Pandora Radio. The major issue with Pandora Radio is it's only available to visitors from the US, Australia and New Zealand. There are several methods to get around this restriction if you live elsewhere, here we show you 10 ways to do it.
NetCut is a program that can launch an attack on your local network and stop your computer from connecting to the internet. Amazingly very few security applications can detect or stop NetCut from doing this to your connection. Here we show you 5 ways to prevent NetCut from cutting off your internet.