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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 620567 6-May-2012 17:34 Send private message

Some kind of VPN service?

fyx is a service that is designed to bring the world to New Zealand. Its about breaking down the barriers between us and what we want to get at ... and using "Global Mode" to do it - barriers between us and what we want to get at? Online streaming services that are geo-blocked?

Plus they've liked VUDU, NetFlix and ESPN on Facebook...

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  Reply # 620590 6-May-2012 18:15 Send private message

If they can like anything with F1 coverage they'll have one more customer....

FYX

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Wannabe Geek

Fyx

  Reply # 620593 6-May-2012 18:18 Send private message

Well Jaxson, it'll be GREAT to have you aboard ... but no, not a VPN service ...

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 620597 6-May-2012 18:27 Send private message

FYX: but no, not a VPN service ...

Are you just being pedantic based on terminology? Must be close.

FYX

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Wannabe Geek

Fyx

  Reply # 620630 6-May-2012 19:22 Send private message

No, not pedantic ... think bigger.

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Ultimate Geek

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  Reply # 620651 6-May-2012 19:58 Send private message

I'm so confused. If this enables me to watch TV from overseas easily then I'm in.

FYX

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Wannabe Geek

Fyx

  Reply # 620652 6-May-2012 20:01 Send private message

If it did let you watch TV from overseas, what would you watch?

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Ultimate Geek

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  Reply # 620654 6-May-2012 20:16 Send private message

FYX: If it did let you watch TV from overseas, what would you watch?


The wife and I quite like an Australian programme called The Block, so we would like to watch the new season of that. Which is freely available on the channel 9 website, except you have to be in Australia.

Quite like the HBO programmes as well but we don't have sky so it will be ten years before we can legally watch them.

edit: you can watch some of the Australian content via their website but a few are region locked.

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  Reply # 620658 6-May-2012 20:19 Send private message

FYX: If it did let you watch TV from overseas, what would you watch?


F1 races minus the $70 a month minimum rip ex SKY TV hopefully.

FYX

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Wannabe Geek

Fyx

  Reply # 620660 6-May-2012 20:26 Send private message

Sounds promising for the both of you then ...

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 620661 6-May-2012 20:28 Send private message

FYX: No, not pedantic ... think bigger.


Every web site in the world will be mirrored here? That's big.





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  Reply # 620681 6-May-2012 21:02 Send private message

FYX: Sounds promising for the both of you then ...


Right well I will hold of on my VPN application then. I look forward to hearing more.

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  Reply # 620682 6-May-2012 21:07 Send private message

FYX: Sounds promising for the both of you then ...


Brilliant! So you're strongly insinuating that in a week or 2, you'll be involved with a completely legal way for broadband users in NZ to stream the 2012 Formula 1 races, live.

I can't wait!

Cheers - N


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  Reply # 620695 6-May-2012 21:49 Send private message

Funday's Monday's coming soon.

Like tomorrow even.

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  Reply # 620934 7-May-2012 12:27 Send private message

Talkiet:
FYX: Sounds promising for the both of you then ...


Brilliant! So you're strongly insinuating that in a week or 2, you'll be involved with a completely legal way for broadband users in NZ to stream the 2012 Formula 1 races, live.

I can't wait!

Cheers - N



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