For people who live overseas, like me, there comes a time when you miss a bit of good old British television. Ever since the BBC launched iPlayer there was a little hope out there for watching BBC iplayer abroad. However if you have attempted to attach while abroad all you get is ‘Currently BBC iPlayer television programs are available to play in the United Kingdom only…’ How annoying!
Another technology tip is to bring a USB stick with all you need on it. This will prevent those last minute issues when you can’t get your laptop connected to the projector for that vital presentation. You should also bring an Ethernet cable with you so you can connect to the net from your hotel room. Most probably had cables but they are often broken or stolen.
Your basic laptop will not benefit from a flashy new router but can get away with a single band 2.43Ghz N router – it is backwards compatible – I’ll show you a quick way to set it all up in a later article – something like the Cisco E1000 may fill this niche. However if you have a new laptops then looking at one that handles both bands is a better bet (don’t worry the DLink DIR-825 can do all this for you!).
So, here is the solution. You should join a USA based vpn nasil kurulur and assign your PC an American IP address. This means, that if you land on hulu now, instead of your Korean IP, they see your VPN USA IP address and let you watch their videos. Joining a VPN is an easy and affordable way to get bbc iplayer in the US.
When you use a VPN service, it hides your Internet activity. It does this by encrypting all the information going from your computer to the VPN server. Whenever you type in a website address, your computer sends a message to the VPN server to get the webpage you have requested. This way your browsing history is hidden from your ISP or company and your privacy is protected. The truth is that, without the VPN, these details would be easily accessible to your ISP or to hackers sniffing your data, as your traffic would not be encrypted.
Adium an almost all-in-one instant messaging software that is always turn on, on my Air laptop. Without Adium, my thirteen inch screen will be invaded with all brands of messaging windows. Adium allows me to combine all my different brands accounts into one and skinning it user interface greatly reduce and reclaim my viewable screen property for better use by other applications.
Viscosity: This VPN client keeps your internet activities under a cloak and away from the prying eyes of cyber criminals. You can also access sites blocked by your ISP using Viscosity.