Bypass’s Cofounder and CCO Matthew Jackson was recently asked to speak about IP-based Geolocation issues at the APNIC41 conference APRICOT2016. You can see the video about our talk here on YouTube. Matthew speaks about Geo-location from a consumer perspective. Quote of the day was from Dean Pemberton, you can take an entire ISP and change it’s location; trying to figure out the location of a user from their IP address is like trying to discern someones physical location by the colour of their shoes.
Apricot 2016 IP-based Geolocation Issues Resources
Passport Control at the Checkout Video @InternetNZ
Copyright on the Internet @NetHuiNZ
Horizon Research 92.1% of respondents said they thought New Zealanders should be able to access offshore streaming websites without being restricted by “geo-blocking”
Detailed tables of results can be downloaded here covering
- the legal action’s potential impact on future use of the companies behind the legal action, and
- the views held by adults subscribing to content services, like Sky and Netflix.
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