e-Why, What & How

Your guide to Web & mobile tools, products, apps & services, & how to use ’em.

5 major VPN protocols explained – e-Why, What & How

You’ve probably heard this: “you need to use a VPN to protect your privacy.” Now, you’re thinking: “Okay, but how does a VPN actually work?” That’s understandable. While everyone suggests using one, not many take the time to explain some of the core VPN technologies. In this article, we’re going to explain what VPN protocols are, their differences, and what you should look out for.


If you sideload apps, you must know about this change in Android Oreo

Most advanced Android users know that sideloading lets you gain access to all kinds of apps not in the Google Play Store. Even if Google deems an app unfit, like the Amazon Appstore, you can still enjoy it without limitation. However, allowing apps from unknown sources onto your device can prove dangerous. Even if you only install apps from reputable locations, you never know if some malware will take advantage of the setting to exploit your device.


The best Android apps

The Google Play Store is home to a massive number of apps & continues to grow every day, so how are you to know which are the best? We’ve got you covered with our list of the best Android apps. We’ve done the searching for you, & we narrowed it down to the 3 best apps in each category.