Blog & News Updates

Upgrade is currently unavailable!

Posted on January 14, 2017 @ 1:21 am

Upgrading of accounts to premium is currently unavailable right now. We are still working on some updates for our new website. We are currently setting up new servers and making sure everything is working properly before we will allow you to upgrade your account again. New bandwidth limits Dont worry if you are using a free account since we are going to increase your daily limits for now. We are also going to offer free bandwidth upgrades in exchange for some things like watching videos, subscribin [Read more...]

5 Day Premium Account Extension

Posted on August 20, 2016 @ 10:40 pm

Once again the authentication servers crashed but this this time it was my fault. I uploaded some new codes to the server and I somehow broke the authentication server. It was reporting on the backend that everything was ok when in fact the authentication servers are not processing any requests. I finally tracked down the offending code and restored back the service. I would like to show my appreciation for your patience by offering all premium accounts an extension of five days. The extension will be [Read more...]

Server Downtime 6/23/2016

Posted on June 23, 2016 @ 11:30 pm

The authentication servers crashed yesterday and this prevented everyone from logging in. We want to first apologize for any inconveniences or problems that these issues caused you. The server has been fixed today and everything is now back online. We've learned our lesson from this problem and we are now working in making our authentication servers redundant to prevent this from happening again. We will also keep doing our darnedest to keep things running smoothly. Again, many apologies for the in [Read more...]

Battery Saving Mode in Android will Affect VPN

Posted on June 3, 2016 @ 1:38 am

Battery saver mode was introduced on Android 5.0 Lollipop. When you enable this feature it will improve your device's battery life by reducing the performance of your device and limiting most background data. Because it will restrict background data, most data-intensive apps wont be able to connect to the internet including DroidVPN. If you are connected using UDP you would normally see this error message on your logs WARN: UDP sendto(): Try again (code=11) If you need to use DroidVPN then you nee [Read more...]

More server capacity and updates

Posted on May 31, 2016 @ 3:16 am

Maintenance (May 29-31 2016) If youve been using DroidVPN yesterday you might have experienced random disconnections, don't worry we are just having our long due maintenance on our vpn servers. We have reconfigured some servers that have been dropping some packets due to increasing numbers of free users. We have optimized those servers so it can accept more users. We have also rebooted some servers because they have been running for almost 2-3 years already. Yup one of our servers is running for more than [Read more...]