We are onto Day 25 of TechPP Mega Christmas Giveaway! In case you failed to win a free license from Freedur VPN, here is yet another chance to win a quality premium VPN license!

HideIPVPN is a VPN (virtual private network) service that allows a node or endpoint (typically user’s computer) to create a logical connection or virtual circuit (tunnel) link to remote host, so that all traffic to Internet is routed through HideIPVPN’s servers in US or UK. What this means is with a HideIP account, your connection uses IP addresses based in the United States and United Kingdom!


This provides an opportunity to people outside these 2 countries to access services which are exclusive to US or UK alone. These services can include video sharing websites like Hulu, Sling, Fancast, Pandora, CWTV, AOL, ITV, BBC iPlayer etc. It can also be used to unblock blocked websites and unblock all instant messaging systems and VOIP applications like Skype, Google Voice etc.

HideIP VPN also provides advantage such as securing Internet connection when using open Wi-Fi hotspot wireless access to go online, bypass ISP traffic shaping as VPN connection is encrypted and compressed.

HideIP VPN – Features

No single log is kept. So feel safer with HideIP VPN.
High speed internet connection is provided
Encrypts and compresses all traffic including Email, IRC, FTP, DNS, VOIP, and IM
Bypasses the ISP’s traffic shaping.
Your IP is hidden while using So, you are safe from hackers.
Works on almost every platform including Microsoft Windows, Apple Mac, Linux, etc.
Easy to install and use
Your internet identity is from USA or UK

HideIP VPN has two plans on offer, free vpn and premium (paid subscription required) which allows user to connect using OpenVPN instead of PPTP protocol. However, only 1000 new free accounts are offered per month in order to maintain the quality of service, and it usually gone within hours, if not minutes.

The premium VPN service –
Offers complete privacy and anonymity by using OpenVPN (more secure and stable than PPTP)
Dedicated IP addresses
Anonymous US and UK IP addresses!

HideIpVPN Free Licenses Giveaway

We are offering 20 HideIPVPN free VPN US/UK (PPTP only) accounts as part of the Christmas giveaway. These are Lifetime free accounts which won’t expire at all! This ensures that the winner will be able to use the VPN service whenever he wants, even years later. HideIpVPN Free account works on Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, iPhone and other systems that support PPTP connection. As a reference, each premium HideIPVPN with both US and UK support costs $9.99 a month from

As always you are just required to leave a sensible comment to enter the giveaway contest. Make sure you enter a valid email address, so that the licenses can be mailed to your email address. The contest runs for 24 hours and will end at 12pm CET of Dec 21st 2009.

Martin is giving away cool Ghacks t-shirts. You have to check it out.

Update: This giveaway is now closed.

Winners: Christine, Bob JOnes, jeremy, Saeed, mohsen, jack, Leslie Winder, Rajesh Kanuri @ TechCats, John Dale, Capucci, Arnis, tarzan, Frankie, shootingspy, Wong, hafiz, R.J.P, Maneck Bodhanwala, Rocco, wake

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