A proxy server is a node on the Internet that allows a user to obscure his IP and location from sites that he visits. The server establishes a secure connection and rebroadcasts packets so that they appear to originate w... More »

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A U.S. proxy server is needed when a person requires an intermediary between her web browser and the Internet. These servers can be used for several processes, including improving browsing performance, increasing securit... More »

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Any proxy server that allows public accounts provides this service. Proxy.org lists available proxies, updated every 10 minutes, and VPNs, and provides explanations of proxy and VPN types. Proxy and VPNs services often c... More »

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A Web proxy is an Internet connection in which the user's computer connects to a remote computer, called a proxy server, which transmits data to and from the Web and user on behalf of the user. The primary reasons for pr... More »

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There are several ways to change your IP address, including unplugging your modem, using a different Internet connection, using a proxy server and contacting your Internet service provider. If you're using a Windows oper... More »

A server address is another name for an Internet protocol or IP address. Each computer has its own IP address, and when a person types the name of a website into a browser, he is actually directed to the IP address assoc... More »

In Internet networking, a logical address is an IP address that may be assigned by software in the server or router or may be user-assigned, in contrast to the physical address (also called the MAC address) which is set ... More »