Olympics fans find ways to circumvent NBC’s online control

It took Jason Legate, a Walnut Creek, California-resident, all of 10 minutes to connect his computer to a London-based server and access BBC’s coverage of the Olympics Saturday, thereby circumventing NBC’s lock on coverage in the United States.The 31-year-old system administrator said he has watched at least 12 hours of live BBC coverage (his favourite sport so far – judo) since he set up a virtual private network (VPN) connection to send all his Internet traffic to a server in London.To continue reading this Reuters report, go to:
uk.reuters.com/article/2012/07/31/oukin-uk-olympics-tech-workaround-idUKBRE86U02V20120731

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