Recently I started using a VPN (virtual private network) on my Android tablet. If you're using your Android device (phone or tablet) on a public WiFi network, snoopers can glom onto your data so it's important to protect yourself. Especially if you're using your tablet to connect to bank … [Read more...] about Use a VPN with your Tablet or Smart Phone
Oh, no, not another review of a VPN (virtual private network) I hear you groan. Well, um, yes. It seems there's a lot of interest in this topic, and every time I write about it I hear more recommendations. Sometimes a company will contact me and say, "hey, why don't you take a look at ours?" … [Read more...] about VPN4All: A Virtual Private Network that’s Truly Private
I won't rehash all the reasons you need a VPN (virtual private network) -- you can see them here. Just think of it as a must-have service if you're to access all the websites you're used to, and to continue doing business online with your bank back home. (It helps keep others from spying on you … [Read more...] about Six VPNs for Expats
We're in the home stretch now. . . only three more days of expat gifts to go. . . On the Tenth Day of Christmas. . . On the Tenth Day of Christmas, my expat gave to me. . . Ten Expat Books Nine Freelance Tools Eight Live Workshops Seven Expat Movies Six Travel Skill Sets Five Writing … [Read more...] about Expat Books and Shiny Tech Tools
You've done all the work of moving to your new country, wrestled all those pesky details to the ground, and now you're ready to enjoy getting acquainted with your new home as an expat. You fire up your newly connected internet, and decide to check your bank balance back in your home country -- … [Read more...] about What’s a VPN and Why Should Expats Have Them?