hide.me is a Malaysian-based VPN provider with a large German presence. Though there are some minor downsides, and their Premium (best) plan is on a more costly end of the spectrum, recent updates to their Windows app, plus a logging audit and revamped transparency policy have substantially improved their offering.
- Certified logless
- Android & iOS apps
- Up to 5 simultaneous connections
- Active community
Hotspot Shield Elite is a premium VPN service that exists alongside Hotspot Shield’s free VPN. The premium VPN is a fast service that is great for unblocking censored content or geo-restricted websites. It even unblocks US Netflix! Sadly the paid VPN does suffer from a couple of issues, which could easily be avoided. Hotspot Shield has promised to look into the issues.
- Seven-day free trial
- Additional browser extension for Chrome and Firefox
- Easy-to-use app
- Fast connection speeds
- Free version available
I just have a question about this membership before I buy it, is it possible that the government can track you down with this membership?
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This article is misleading as it does not review Hotspot Shield Elite, but smears it with perceived weaknesses of the free version. Also ... more