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Topic # 150653 29-Jul-2014 17:36
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Hi All 

Im a kiwi living in Australia and have built a new smart DNS system for geo unblocking services from around the world. I'm now looking for some testers to test the service before I put it in to public beta. The site has a few unique features that no other smart DNS has.
1) you can have up to 3 locations (different internet connections) unblocked.
2) you can add your own URLs (upto 20) to unblock and what country you want to make the URLs think your coming from.
3) you can disable services you don't want

it also supports dynamic dns so if you dont have a fixed IP you don't have to worry. For a full list of channels the service currently supports see https://dns4me.net/channels 
If your keen on helping me to improve the service, goto the contact us page on https://dns4me.net and send me a message with the username you would like.

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  Reply # 1098083 29-Jul-2014 18:37
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Do you have a smart in address update like unblockus where you just need to browse to the unblockus website and it automatically updates your ip?

Also you say that your original internet speed isn't affected, does this mean that traffic doesn't go through your servers for the selected channels? Or does it mean your servers have more than enough bandwidth to handle your projected amount of clients?

One more thing, what's the cost? Monthly payments only?




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  Reply # 1098097 29-Jul-2014 18:47
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charsleysa: Do you have a smart in address update like unblockus where you just need to browse to the unblockus website and it automatically updates your ip?

Also you say that your original internet speed isn't affected, does this mean that traffic doesn't go through your servers for the selected channels? Or does it mean your servers have more than enough bandwidth to handle your projected amount of clients?


Hi charsleysa

No we don't have a smart address to update your IP address this is why we support dynamic dns servers like noip.com, this way there is no need to browse back to the site.

The internet speed stuff refers to the way the service works, when using a VPN service all you traffic is routed via the VPN server, with our smart DNS service only the initial http request is sent via our servers all video/audio is sent direct + our servers have big enough pipes to handle a lot of traffic.

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  Reply # 1098106 29-Jul-2014 19:09
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Hi freitasm

let me know how you go.  all feedback is good feedback, just remember the service is still very much in beta and there's alot more i want to do with it before going live.

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  Reply # 1098117 29-Jul-2014 19:28
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Quick review after 10 minutes of having a beta account.

Easy to use, works well, traffic is direct confirmed using traceroute.

The only bug I've noticed is that the Netflix and CBS app don't seem to load properly.




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  Reply # 1098148 29-Jul-2014 19:58
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Hi charsleysa

What device are you using? you may have to restart it to flush any old DNS entries.  also make sure the service is enabled in the dns4me services console.

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  Reply # 1098151 29-Jul-2014 20:04
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albi90: Hi charsleysa

What device are you using? you may have to restart it to flush any old DNS entries.  also make sure the service is enabled in the dns4me services console.

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Android 4.2, a device reboot seemed to have fix the issue.
All in all, an excellent service.

Just one question, does this service allow us to access Netflix UHD content?




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  Reply # 1098154 29-Jul-2014 20:08
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  Reply # 1098164 29-Jul-2014 20:20
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Hi charsleysa

I don't see why not unless netflix have a different domain for HD, if you cant get it to work let me know and ill run some tests.

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  Reply # 1098169 29-Jul-2014 20:23
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keen to try. I've sent request thru your contact page.. just 2 mins ago.

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  Reply # 1098172 29-Jul-2014 20:26
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ps. does this work say if I am in NZ and wanting to watch AU channel 7?




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  Reply # 1098174 29-Jul-2014 20:29
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Yes we support 7 plus

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  Reply # 1099276 31-Jul-2014 13:40
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What countries are supported for the custom URL service? 



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  Reply # 1099279 31-Jul-2014 13:44
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DarkShadow: What countries are supported for the custom URL service? 

At the moment i only have servers in USA/UK/Ireland/Brazil/Australia/NZ (all of which are available to use with the custom domains function) we intend to expand this later on but during this testing phase we are trying to keep the costs down.


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  Reply # 1099449 31-Jul-2014 16:40
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OK. When you add servers in the future, first interest for me would be Hong Kong and second interest would be for China.

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