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  1. OpenVPN - The Open Source VPN

    How to get around "fortnet" about about 1 month ago

    If it's a personal device that isn't locked down, create your own VPN by renting a server from and installing OpenVPN. Don't trust commercial VPNs with your data, free or paid. Renting a server close to you also means that your network latency, and therefore performance hit, will be lower.
  2. It virtualizes Ethernet by software-enumeration.

  3. Fast, Modern, Secure VPN Tunnel

    How to bypass ]Iran Internet censorship and filtering about 8 months ago:

    Check out Wireguard, free & open source, lightweight, fast (performant), and not too complex, and highly regarded by many in the industry.
  4. You are in control. Why would you trust a closed, proprietary software with your most-sensitive data ? Freelan is open-source and completely free. You know everything about its internals and its source-code.

  5. ProtonVPN is a security focused FREE VPN service, developed by CERN and MIT scientists. Use the web anonymously, unblock websites & encrypt your connection.


    If you can't access the webpage, use a free VPN like ProtonVPN and use one of the US servers.
  6. Mullvad is a Swedish virtual private network (VPN) provider.

    Great sponsor BINGQILIN about 21 days ago

    Wanna fangirl out a bit and say if you're using a VPN don't use a shitty one, use Mullvad VPN.
  7. Mae-enjoy mo na ang LIBRENG INTERNET ACCESS mula sa freenet! Ang libreng net na bet! freenet is an app where you can access the internet for free. Get 24/7 free access to our partner apps and sites. FREE INTERNET!

    Got a tech question or want to discuss tech? Bi-Weekly... about about 1 month ago:

    Decentralised platforms are Matrix, Mastodon, Peertube, Freenet, GNUnet and Diaspora.
  8. RiseupVPN is an easy, fast, and secure VPN service from RiseupVPN does not require a user account, keep logs, or track you in any way.

    It seems that my ISP is blocking Ethermine servers and others. about about 2 months ago

    RiseUp is also another free VPN alternative, just wanted to plug it.
  9. Extremely simple P2P Encrypted VPN

    Looking for advice in building a cheap server for hosting... about 8 days ago

    Ah yeah that’s true. I’ve always used Zerotier for all of my game servers, so I never have to deal with open ports and all of the security issues from having it open to the internet. I definitely think VPNs and similar technologies such as zerotier are the way to go with private game servers.
  10. Control and build your own VPN 🛠️

    Warp+ is no longer working! about 20 days ago

    Or you could try from Jigsaw (Google).