Like in the early days of Twitter, Facebook, and Dropbox, we are in the process of developing a freemium model. While everyone can profit from substantial, free protection, we will make some of these really cool new features available for purchase, once they are finished and bullet-proof.
No. Unlike a Proxy, Spotflux works on your entire internet connection, not just browsers or applications that need to be been manually configured to a Proxy to function. Spotflux is also easier than a traditional VPN which requires you to tinker with OS settings, input multiple server profiles, and constantly maintain these settings. Spotflux does that for you. No need to grapple with setting up a VPN.