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How to Use a BBC Iplayer Proxy Abroad

You may have noticed that many of the big websites have decided that they are not too keen on this big, free, sharing model of the internet.  Not so long ago you could log in to a machine anywhere in the world and surf around with impunity – but not any longer. The businesses involved have decided they...

How to use an American Proxy for Netflix – Access in UK or Outside USA? 11

How to use an American Proxy for Netflix – Access in UK or Outside USA?

I’ve just cancelled my Sky cable service, I realised that my wife and I rarely watched any of the channels. In effect we were paying the £65 monthly subscription (that’s $98!)  for my youngest to watch reruns of Scooby Doo on one of the kids channels. This we decided was not great value for money so I went...

What is Internet Filtering (and How Can you Beat it)? 0

What is Internet Filtering (and How Can you Beat it)?

This is becoming a more and more important question as we spend an increasing amount of time online. What exactly is internet filtering and should we learn to live with it or try and bypass it at every turn? It’s probably best to start with some background, and define some of the types of filtering you’ll find online...