August 12, 2018 Reddit, one of the most popular websites on the internet, is now blocked in China. Along with other popular sites such as Google, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and most recently, BBC, Reddit is now banned from the internet users in Mainland China by the so-called Great Firewall. Why Reddit was blocked in China […]
PureVPN is one of the very popular VPN providers with world-wide customers. They have VPN servers in many locations around the world. PureVPN’s main website, purevpn.com, is currently blocked in China. If you want to sign up from China, you might have to first use another VPN service to visit PureVPN’s website, or you can sign up from a country where it’s not blocked. However, once you’ve signed up and downloaded its VPN client, you can use PureVPN’s VPN service from China without further problems.
According to a recent announcement from the Chinese government, China will soon block access to all cryptocurrency exchanges’ websites. As a result, if you are in China, you might soon need to use a VPN to visit cryptocurrency exchanges such as Coinbase, Bitfinex, Gemini, Binance etc. to trade bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies. “In the next […]
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are great times for online shopping. Many products and services offer discounts on these days. If you are shopping for VPN services, now it’s a good time to buy new VPN services at discounted prices. Below are some 2017 Black Friday and Cyber Monday VPN deals: ExpressVPN: 49% discount on […]
2017 is not a good year for Internet users in China. This year we saw local VPN providers being forced to shut down, Apple removing VPN apps from its China App Store, WhatsApp getting blocked, many free VPNs stopped working, and more recently, Skype, Microsoft’s famous messaging/VoIP app, seemed to be banned in China. As […]
China’s recent crackdown on VPNs is getting tougher. Since late July 2017, Apple started removing VPN apps from its App Store in China. For iPhone and iPad users in China, most major VPN apps have disappeared and they won’t be able to download new VPN apps or updating their VPN apps that were installed earlier. […]
中国大陆对VPN的封杀进一步升级，苹果公司(Apple)应用商店(App Store)中国区已下架几乎所有的VPN类应用程序(App)。被下架的除了VPN App以外，还包括Shadowsocks类App如Shadowrocket、Surge等。对于经常需要翻墙的中国iPhone和iPad用户来说，这无疑是一个很大的打击。