You’re in the middle of an intense firefight in Skull Town on Apex Legends. Your Lifeline squadmate is down. You rush to get her banner to a Respawn Beacon in the Thunderdome. You see the little green diamond marking the beacon, and, suddenly, your game drops. Thanks to lag, your battle royale is done. How...
Despite the word “Global” in Global TV Canada, you can’t watch it outside of Canada. At least not unless you use a VPN to bypass the geoblocks. But not all VPNs were created equal, and some are clearly better suited for streaming. In this article, I showcase five of the best VPNs for watching Global...
How annoying is it when you’re watching a video on Instagram and you want to hear the sound, but when you click to unmute, all you get is an error message? “Instagram Music isn’t available in your region.” A VPN can solve this problem, but not every VPN can do the trick. Many of them...
Many streaming websites have had the “Putlocker” name over the years, and the reason why is the same as the reason why you need a VPN to use them safely – much of the content on Putlocker is illegal to stream in lots of countries. It can be hard to know which files on Putlocker...
If you’re a fan of US sports, streaming platforms like FOX Sports GO are one of your best bets for keeping up with the news or following your favorite team. Given that FOX Sports is only available in the US, however, you’ll need a good VPN to watch your favorite matches. In fact, you’re going...
The online streaming platform for ESPN, ESPN PLUS, and ESPN 3 is only available for viewers in the US. Or rather, for those with a US-based IP address. And to get one of those outside of the US, you need a VPN. The troubles don’t end there, however – the ESPN streaming platform uses anti-VPN...
Hotstar, one of the biggest streaming platforms in the world, is only available for users with Indian IP addresses. So, if you want to watch Hotstar streams from abroad, you’ll need a VPN (Virtual Private Network) to access the streaming platform. And to make matters even more complicated, not all VPNs can access Hotstar. And...
When it comes to internet censorship worldwide, nothing outranks the Great Firewall of China. If you’re planning a trip to China, you should be aware that websites and services such as Google, Facebook, YouTube, and even Whatsapp are all blocked. (You can see what other popular sites are blocked, here) China blocks these sites to...
If you’re outside South Africa, you could run into problems accessing your online bank accounts or TV channels like SABC or Soweto TV. Some South African websites restrict access for anyone trying to reach the sites from other parts of the world. This process is known as geoblocking, and the only way around it is...
What do you do if you want to watch Shudder but it’s not available in your country? This streaming platform is accessible only for viewers from the US, UK, Canada, and Ireland – everyone else needs to find a workaround to enjoy Shudder’s content. This is where VPNs come in. A quality VPN service can...