If you’ve got the right software or hardware, you can pretend to be anyone on the Internet – if you want, you can even get a US IP address. A virtual private network is one common way to change your non-American IP to a US IP address. Even if you’ve never heard of a VPN, and even if you haven’t got a degree in computer science, it’s pretty easy to figure out, especially since I’ve got everything clearly laid out for you here.

If you didn’t know, an IP address is a string of numbers that shows the location of your More >