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How Netflix will block streaming via Proxies and VPN as they go Global
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How Netflix will block streaming via Proxies and VPN as they go Global

Personally, I should have seen this coming when Netflix had  declared that they planned to take over the World, Pinky and the Brain Style as I'd explained in “Netflix expansion to 130 Countries as Global Streaming in 2016”. In a follow-up to the development that should have been labeled “too good to be true” Netflix plans to become a global streaming company comes with a caveat; they have to abide by the rules of regional streaming as required by movie studios and Television stations. So it was a bit shocking when Vice President of content delivery architecture at Netflix, David Fullagar, announced in a blog post on Thursday January 14th 2016 titled “Evolving Proxy Detection as a Global Service” plans to block proxies and VPN (Virtual Private Networks). VPN and Proxies allow i...