Watching Rustavi 2 or using your Georgian bank account may not be possible if you’re outside Georgia. Certain websites read your IP address and if it’s not in Georgia, they shut you out. It’s called geoblocking, and it’s a hassle. If you want to view Georgian websites without restrictions, you need an IP address inside...
If you’re outside Bahrain, it can be difficult to watch shows on LuaLua TV or matches on Bahrain Sports. You could also have problems using online financial services. Certain Bahraini websites limit or block your access if you have a foreign IP address. To get around these geo-restrictions and use any website you want in Bahrain,...
Do you need a VPN for Algeria? As of 2015, approximately half the population in Algeria has direct, unobstructed access to the internet. There are no laws that go against online privacy in any way, and there are no direct website restrictions neither. However, many allegations are stating that the government uses its excuse of...
If you’ve had problems watching Paraguay TV from outside the country, you might have come up against a geoblock that denied you access because of your location. Geoblocks look at your IP address to find out where you are. Bank portals use them, streaming sites use them, and even social networks use them. If your...
If you are outside Azerbaijan, you might find your access to Azerbaijani websites and online services blocked or restricted. Some websites read your device’s IP address to determine your location. If it’s not in Azerbaijan, the websites won’t let you in. We’ll show you how to use a virtual private network (VPN) to get an...
If you’re surfing the web outside Armenia, you’ve probably discovered that some Armenian websites are blocked. Your access to your bank accounts might be limited, too. You need an Armenian IP address to get full access to Armenian content and services. Using a good VPN is the quick and easy way to get an IP...
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...