Fixing Google geolocation screwups

Colin Johnston colinj at
Wed Apr 8 12:36:29 UTC 2015

Globalisation only works if network abuse and network contacts follow best practice and engage.
Else trade blocks and network country blocks are done and remain in place until certain countries ethically/practically do the right thing.


> On 8 Apr 2015, at 13:17, Tim Franklin <tim at> wrote:
>> That all said: Restricting content based on location is complete and
>> utter nonsense in 2015. The world is global, people want to pay for
>> content and the content owners just don't allow people to pay for it.
> Globalisation is for your corporate lords and masters to buy labour and raw materials where they're cheap.
> If mere peons try to buy goods and services in the same way, expect to be crushed by the best legislation money can buy :(
> Regards,
> Tim.

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