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Netflix to step up proxy detection worldwide

Friday 15 January 2016 | 10:16 CET | News
Netflix has announced plans to block subscribers from accessing content not available in their home countries using virtual private network (VPN) proxies. Just a week after the video streaming provider expanded its service to another 130 countries, the company said it still had some way to go before it could offer people the same films and TV series everywhere. However, Netflix stressed in a blog post that it was committed to creating a uniform content library and, in the meantime, would continue to respect and enforce content licensing by geographic location, using evolving technology to

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Companies: Netflix
Countries: World
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