Hola Better Internet previously known as Hola Unblocker is one the most popular services which provides free access to geo-blocked
Because of digital rights issues, live races are 'geo-blocked
' (or restricted for use) and can only be viewed in the UK and Ireland.
Rather than tackling Saudi Arabia's illegal measures against its legitimate broadcaster, the AFC -- in apparent collusion with the Saudi Arabian Football Federation (SAFF) -- hasunilaterally decided to live-stream Saudi-related matches into Saudi Arabia geo-blocked
on the AFC's Facebook Live and YouTube channels.
(http://news.vice.com/story/facebook-is-blocking-thai-users-from-seeing-video-of-their-king-in-a-crop-top) Vice News reported on May 8 that the video, which has been widely circulated, had been geo-blocked
Presently, the content is only available to those who subscribe directly to OSN and is geo-blocked
for the 24 countries OSN broadcasts to, but the pay TV operator will eventually look at introducing content that goes beyond the network's geographic area.
BeoutQ launched as a geo-blocked
website available only in Saudi Arabia following the suspension of diplomatic relations between the country and Qatar in 2017.
While the pirate operation started off as a website that was geo-blocked
to Saudi Arabia, it has developed into the most sophisticated piracy operation that the world has ever seen - inserting its own logos and branding; selling subscriptions; carrying separate advertising; and even adding its own commentary.
This is done by embedding a code, which contains a database of rules, essentially telling the stream the conditions that need to be met in order for it to be viewable, or to be 'geo-blocked
While the pirate operation began as a website that was geo-blocked
to Saudi Arabia, it has developed into an unprecedented piracy operation: inserting its own logos and branding; selling subscriptions; carrying separate advertising; and even adding its own commentary.