Are you a subscriber of Viber and currently located in Saudi Arabia? If so, we have some unfortunate news for you. On June 5, Saudi Arabia completely banned the popular web-based communication app, Viber. Viber allows users to make calls, send text messages and share images and video files for free. Apparently, Viber and the […]
Due to Internet censorship or company/school’s policy, access to some websites may be blocked or restricted. This can be annoying. But thanks to technology such as VPN and proxy, you can easily unblock any sites and get unrestricted access to social media sites or content sites such as Hulu, Netflix, PBS for Kids from anywhere.
The following articles discuss about the issues on internet censorship and blocking of websites and how you can bypass these restrictions.
Yesterday, CEO of AnchorFree, David Gorodyansky discusses about the company’s history, the Hotspot Shield technology and how to secure your online presence. Everything that we do on the internet (from checking our bank accounts to surfing the web) is being tracked by websites, online advertisers or malicious hackers. This invades your online privacy and also […]
A Virtual Private Network (VPN) is a network set up to communicate privately over a public network. For example: You occasionally want to or need to work from home and your employer knows that if you do, the data that travels between your PC and an office PC needs to be protected. So your employer […]
Just as in 2012, the use of Hotshot Shield VPN to access the CBSsports.com and NCAA.com sites skyrocketed during the 2013 NCAA March Madness basketball tournament. (figure 1) CBSsports.com and NCAA.com were 2 of the few sites that broadcast the games live on their online platforms. This means that fans of college basketball were able to […]
March Madness continues to push broadcasting into streaming sports coverage online, beyond the limits of regional TV stations. All 67 games in this NCAA basketball tournament will be streamed live for sports fans in the United States. But if you are out of the country, you’re blocked out of the game — unless you’ve got […]