VPNs are powerful tools that can help you stay anonymous while surfing the web and can also remove geo-restrictions, among other things. They are useful for everyone but offer some handy features especially for iPhone users. But what is VPN on iPhone and how is it different from a VPN on your computer? We’ve put together the following guide on how iPhone VPNs work and what they can do for you.
In short, a virtual private network (VPN) is a tool that can reroute your connection to make it appear as if you are somewhere else. At the same time, it also encrypts your connection, so nobody can see that you have changed the virtual location.
As we explain in our VPN guide, which is great for several reasons. Most importantly, it protects you from being tracked online and helps you unlock region-restricted content (that brings me to Netflix).
However, as we will see below, some VPNs are better than others at certain tasks. For iPhone fans we have a…