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Watch CBS outside the US – How to unblock CBS with a VPN service?

Columbia Broadcoasting System (CBS) is the second largest broadcaster in the world (behind ABC).

Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS’s total primetime network lineup is watched by more than 130 million people a week during the 2010/2011 season.

The Network has the:

  • #1 drama/scripted program, NCIS;
  • #1 sitcom, TWO AND A HALF MEN;
  • #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES;
  • #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS.
  • Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.

However, the famous channel isn’t available abroad. As many other american websites, such as Pandora, Hulu, or Netflix, CBS uses geo-restriction to prevent any access from other countries.

How to watch CBS from abroad?

For expatriates or simply foreigners, one of the best way is to choose a VPN (Virtual Private Network). This kind of software will allow you to switch your IP into a new one (depending of the server location that you choose). It will enable to bypass any geo-restriction system, thus you will be able to enjoy the CBS content.

How works the VPN?

  1. Choose a VPN provider within selecting those who offer US server locations.
  2. Download the software and sign in
  3. Easily switch your IP address

Here are some famous VPN providers to unblock CBS: VyprVPN, HideMyAss, Overplay.

Compare between all VPN providers.

Bottom line

Watching US channels from abroad is always a puzzle. Fortunately, the VPN service will give you the ability to bypass all geo-restrictions. Moreover, this kind of application will provides you an easy way to secure your connection and to ensure your online privacy and anonymity.

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