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How to save money with CyberGhost VPN and get the best online deals

Prices vary depending on many factors, from the time of year, device you use to make your purchase to the location you’re browsing from. This is valid for airline ticketing companies, hotel booking websites, car rental services, streaming services, games and so on.

For instance, when it comes to airline tickets, time-wise, the biggest fares can be found when children are off school. Also, the more we look for tickets to a certain destination, the more will that price increase, as it will show growing interest on our behalf.

Bypass the price steering strategy used by e-commerce websites

E-commerce websites also use a technique called “price steering”. Thus, PC users will get a different price from those using iOS devices. For example, Travelocity offered an unadvertised $15 discount for people using Apple’s iOS operating system. The OS we use can be easily identified by webmasters via the fingerprints our browsers leave.

Furthermore, fares also vary depending on location. This can be easily checked if you activate CyberGhost VPN and go to a ticketing website such as skyscanner.net.

Upon looking for tickets from the UK to the US, we got a staggering difference of 91.44 GBP when we looked for tickets from Romania, with a local IP, vs. the UK, with an IP generated by CyberGhost.

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Data Compression: How to Save Money and Use Less Data

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Big Data and data compression are two of the main concerns of the current online world, along with security and privacy. People as well as apps, streaming services, and even social media sites are becoming more and more data-oriented.

Additionally, the data plan cost for the average internet users is rapidly going up. Smartphones have also evolved to make greater use of data so it is now more important than ever to know how we consume data (a.k.a. how we browse the web and what we watch online) and how we can control this consumption on our mobiles so it doesn’t get too expensive.

If you use your mobile phone as a hotspot for your laptop or other devices, we will explain below the benefits of using the data compression feature.

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