Although there is little government surveillance or censorship of the internet in Austria, there are still plenty of threats to your online privacy and plenty of barriers to freely accessing web content from around the world. That means there are plenty of reasons to use a VPN. Corporate geoblocks restrict your access to streaming services....
For the best in Canadian TV, it’s hard to beat CBC. From live sports to fine arts, from the suspense of the Murdoch Mysteries to the crazy antics of the Rose family trying to maintain their dignity in the village of Schitt’s Creek, the network has it all for FREE. Unfortunately, CBC streaming is geo-restricted...
If you want to access your Guatemalan bank account or stream Netflix Guatemala from outside the country, you’ll need a Guatemalan IP address. Some websites limit or block your access if you browse from a foreign IP. These geoblocks are frustrating, but you can easily get around them. A virtual private network (VPN) will give...
Twitch.tv is all fun and games, until someone denies you access. The wildly popular service lets you live stream your favorite video games, e-sports competitions, music broadcasts, and more – all while interacting with top streamers in real time. The problem is, you might find your access to the site’s content blocked for a variety...
Finland is not a country where you need to worry about censorship; you can easily access Google, Facebook, YouTube, and more. But there are some things you can’t do in Finland. For instance, it’s illegal to torrent. And – being as you’re in Finland – you won’t be able to watch TV shows or stream...
If you are outside South Korea, you might have trouble watching South Korean networks like SpoTV online. Many websites look at your IP address to find out where you are. If you’re not in South Korea, you’ll have limited access or be blocked from the site altogether, an annoying problem known as geoblocking. You might even have...
Although Portugal is one of the more open-minded countries when it comes to digital privacy, a VPN can help you experience the Internet there with zero hurdles — whether you’re a permanent resident or simply visiting. There are a few reasons for that. We’ll explain them shortly, but here’s a summary: if you’re an avid...
If you’re having trouble accessing Canadian web content from outside the country, your IP address is causing the problem. Streaming services, news sites, social networks, and online banks all check your IP. Some of them only give full access to users in Canada. A Canadian IP address is your ticket to full access to CTV, Canadian...
If you want to watch CETV or access your Slovakian bank accounts from outside the country, you will need a VPN to give you a Slovakia IP address. With a Slovakian IP, you’ll also get Google results in Slovak, or targeted regional content on Facebook. Those are huge advantages if you’re researching Slovakian news or...
You might have issues staying up to date with the latest news on TTV or logging on to your banking portals if you’re outside Taiwan. An error message or notification that you can’t access certain pages on websites indicates that you’ve likely hit a geoblock. Some sites prevent you from accessing their websites if you’re...