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Viacom blocks Cable One users from their websites

Discussion in 'Cafe toonzone' started by Zorak Masaki, May 10, 2014.

  1. Zorak Masaki

    Zorak Masaki Active Member

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  2. I.R. Shokew

    I.R. Shokew DISGRACED and Rooting ONLY for Underdogs

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    Due to a lack of regulation, it isn't - but Dear God Almighty, it should be. You won't see this happen in Europe or Asia, or even the Middle East. EVER.

    This screams bigger conspiracy - like that of the Comcast - Time Warner merger...

    This corporate fascism is all connected. I just know it is...
     
  3. Shawn Hopkins

    Shawn Hopkins TZ Member of the Year 2013

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    There are whole countries around the world that filter every person there's internet for political and other purposes.
     
  4. defunctzombie

    defunctzombie 1992 not 2002
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    People are within their rights to use an anonymizer or public wifi to see the shows for now, but I agree it does seem like a stupid decision. You can't just up and switch providers, especially in rural areas.
     
  5. RandomMe

    RandomMe An Imaginary Friend

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    My TV provider NEVER did that! (with any channel that had a carriage dispute)
     
  6. barcncpt44

    barcncpt44 Road, Weather, News Junkie Geek

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    Being one who lives in a town with Cable One, it has people angry, and you should go to the Cable One Facebook page and read the comments! Anyways, I can still watch episode clips on any Viacom site. I can not watch full episodes on any Viacom site. If I get a blocked video, I get this message.
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    Like I said before, my TV provider NEVER did that! They never restricted us from visiting the website of a certain channel.
     
  8. Zorak Masaki

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    According to Cable One, its Viacom, not Cable One, who blocked the content. At least you can still watch (some) viacom shows on hulu.
     

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