Freedome VPN - User Guide.
Your device's status bar shows a "VPN" icon when
When you are not actively accessing the internet, the VPN turns off to preserve battery life and automatically turns on when you need it again.
Virtual location protects your privacy and lets you access your favorite streaming services when abroad.
When you connect to the Internet, your device is assigned an address that identifies where you are.
For best performance, I suggest the server nearest you.
Nearly everything you do online is tracked, and the data is stored - usually by unaccountable parties, and for indefinite periods of time.
The data is meant to target and manipulate you either immediately, or at another time in the future.
The parties can be over-zealous marketers, criminal hackers, government entities - anyone that wants to access your information.
Encryption and Tunneling
Encryption and tunneling are the two, key features of the VPN.
Not only are your online activities garbled to anyone on the outside, but your traffic is also routed around or through the "public" network - tunneled away from the hostilities the internet experiences more and more every day.
Here is a short, 3:21 video that explains how it works:
Stay safe out there by keeping your VPN "ON"!