The US Government has stepped into the debate about China’s proposed ban on VPNs after reporting the new policy to the World Trade Organisation (WTO). In a statement made to the WTO’s Services Council, the US representative claimed that the new rules appeared to create significant new
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The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is not the first place you would expect to be offering guidance on purchasing a VPN, especially given the US Government’s open hostility to online encryption. But that is what they have done in a blog posting on their official website.
There are no shortage of British expats living in Taiwan and the majority are keen to keep in touch with the latest news and entertainment from back home. Which is why a common question we are asked is How can I watch British TV in Taiwan? It’s
Netflix has announced the new shows and movies which are coming to its US platform in March 2018 and there is plenty for viewers to get excited about. The highlights include season 2 of Jessica Jones, the Netflix original series which follows one of the Marvel Universe’s
VPN users in Russia were braced for big problems last November when a new law came into force requiring all anonymiser services to comply with state censorship laws or be blocked. The expectation was that this would lead to most international VPNs being quickly blocked in Russia.
Facebook’s reputation in Europe has taken another big knock this week as a Belgian court ruled that their policy of using cookies and social plug-ins to track non-users online activities was illegal. The ruling could cost the company US$125 million (€100 million) if it doesn’t change the
Plans are afoot in Canada to block access to websites which host pirated content. But there has been a heated response to the proposals, put forward by a coalition of the country’s media companies, because of the fears of the wider internet censorship it could lead to.