We should expect the birthplace of Western democracy to cherish freedom of expression, and Greece lives up to that expectation for the most part. Government blocking or filtering of web content is rare in the country. However, Greece does have anti-defamation laws that can result in prosecution for web posts judged to be harmful, including...
You may have difficulties using your Honduran bank account or watching shows on Canal 11 if you’re outside Honduras. That’s because websites read your IP address to see where you are. If you’re not in Honduras, restrictions called geoblocks are triggered to limit your access. You can get around this problem by getting an IP address...
Keeping up with your favorite shows on WKAQ-TV is difficult if you’re trying to watch from outside Puerto Rico. You might also have trouble accessing your online Puerto Rican bank account if you travel overseas, even just to the US mainland. These issues come up because some websites use geoblocks to stop people from accessing their...
Watching Bolivisón or tigo Sports can be very hard outside of Bolivia. If you don’t have a Bolivian IP address, you might miss the latest Club Bolívar game or even have trouble using your Banco Solidario account. Search engines, streaming sites, and banks all use your IP address to find your location. If you’re outside...
Your foreign IP address is the reason you can’t get full access to Liberian websites. Maybe you’re trying to watch George Weah’s soccer lessons on YouTube or need to pay your bills in Liberian dollars. Unfortunately, websites provide different content to different users depending on their locations, a process called geoblocking. To get unrestricted access to content intended...
With government enforced filters on websites like Google and Netflix, you need a VPN for regular internet access in Nepal. A good VPN is also vital for keeping your data safe from hackers, getting around geoblocks and ensuring your connection is as private as possible. However, not all VPNs can get the job done –...
If you’re not in Cyprus, watching your favorite shows on RIK1 or news coverage on Sigma might be difficult. You might even find that you can’t make purchases or transfer money from your bank accounts in Cyprus. Some Cypriot websites limit or block your access if your IP address is in another country. This is known as geoblocking,...
It is frustrating when you can’t access Uruguayan bank accounts, social sites, or TV networks because you’re outside the country. Some of these websites see your IP address in another country and shut you out. A virtual private network (VPN) gets you past those annoying blocks by giving you an Uruguayan IP address. As long as you choose a...
If you have been trying to watch ABS–CBN from outside the Philippines, you might have noticed geoblocks that stop you from playing some shows. Due to licensing restrictions, many streaming sites only allow access to users with a Philippines IP address. If you want to bypass these blocks to watch your favorite shows, or use...
If you want to watch Latina Television or access your bank portal in Peru while you’re outside the country, the best way to do it is with a Virtual Private Network (VPN). The right VPN will give you a Peru IP address instantly. Steaming sites, news sites, and social media networks look at your IP...