Streaming Safely and Hassle-Free – Useful Software, Tools and Tutorials

In order to use online streaming safely, and to reduce the hassle involved, I’ve compiled a list of useful resources for you.

Streaming Tip - Stay Safe and Unlock Geo-Restrictions

Acestream involves using peer-to-peer (P2P) services. Sometimes these are in a legal grey area depending on your geographic location. You should never use free VPN proxies, especially Chrome/Firefox addons.

I use NordVPN (disclosure: affiliate link, please consider using this link if you find this guide useful, thank you!) More information regarding how they keep your data private from their FAQ.

Using a VPN also allows you to stream from sites that are restricted to certain countries (geo-unblock sites like the BBC, RugbyPass and so on).