What Do You Think About Geo-blocking & How Do You Circumvent It? [you Told Us]

The Internet may connect the whole world in one glorious whole (assuming individual governments allow their people to be netizens) but that hasn't stopped media companies from trying to limit who can access their content along territorial lines. Hence we have the dark art of geo-blocking. Geo-blocking is practiced by websites or Web services seeking to keep their content within the confines of a particular territory.

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  • Hulu cracks down on geo-blocking tricks
    If you’re in the US, you’ll need to disable your anonymizer to access videos on Hulu.” There are numerous ways to circumvent geo-blocking and at the moment Hulu only seems to target well-known VPNs and their related IP addresses. The move by Hulu ...
    04/28/2014 - 2:57 am | View Link
  • Australia to support geo-blocking as part of Trans-Pacific Partnership deal
    One of these included that consumers be granted the right to circumvent geo-blocking and be provided with education on the most effective ways to do so to allow Australians access to more equitable prices. This was because the inquiry found that ...
    11/13/2013 - 1:38 pm | View Link
  • The Australian Government Supports Geo-Blocking That Could Drive Up Video Games Prices
    Video games, more specifically our ability to circumvent region coding, would most likely be affected by these potential changes. The leaked document, obtained by Wikileaks, contains the negotiating positions of all 12 countries involved in the Trans ...
    11/13/2013 - 1:18 pm | View Link
  • Beating the geo-blocking rules
    that encourages the government to flat-out ban the practice of geoblocking products in the Competition And Consumer Act and the Copyright Act. In a world where all of these recommendations are actioned, geo-blocking isn't smashed entirely, but it will be ...
    07/29/2013 - 2:04 pm | View Link
  • Australia threatens Adobe, Apple, with geo-blocking ban
    Those recommendations suggest Australia: Remove restrictions on parallel/gray market imports; Changes its Copyright Act “to clarify and secure consumers’ rights to circumvent technological ... on how to circumvent geoblocking and what it will mean ...
    07/28/2013 - 6:34 pm | View Link
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  • Unblocking geo-blocks
    Unblocking geo-blocks - Australian viewers get a raw deal when it comes to watching our favourite TV shows - such as Game of Thrones, Mad Men, Breaking Bad and ...
    08/31/2014 - 10:11 pm | View Website
  • Bypass Geo IP Blocking using our service
    Using our service you can bypass the geo blocking and you can amongst other things, watch us tv overseas! If you don't know what it is let us explain.
    08/31/2014 - 5:00 am | View Website
  • How to bypass geoblocking? | VPN Tutorials
    Geo-blocking – or geo-gating, as the networks prefer to call it – is how content providers such as Hulu, Pandora, NBC, CBS, FOX, ABC etc who are moving their ...
    08/30/2014 - 11:02 pm | View Website
  • Geolocation software
    In computing, geolocation software is used to deduce the geolocation (geographic location) of another party. For example, on the Internet, one geolocation approach is ...
    08/30/2014 - 4:00 pm | View Website
  • VPN Account from VPNaccounts.com
    VPN account via UK, DE, US, CA, NL, FR, CH, SG & HK Servers for private internet access. Access Blocked websites and bypass GEO restrictions in countries such as UAE ...
    08/29/2014 - 3:25 pm | View Website
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