Censor

05.23.14
Twitter's blocking of 'blasphemous' content raises questions over its censorship policy
05.23.14

Twitter's blocking of 'blasphemous' content raises questions over its censorship policy

At first glance, Twitter's international policy on censorship seems reasonable. If the laws of a p...

By S. Sakr,   05.23.14
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04.25.14
Saudi Arabia cracking down on local YouTube producers
04.25.14

Saudi Arabia cracking down on local YouTube producers

Saudi Arabia's youngish population isn't crazy about local TV, so they've naturally turned to a su...

By S. Dent,   04.25.14
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08.22.12
Twitter warned by Indian government to kibosh inflammatory tweets
08.22.12

Twitter warned by Indian government to kibosh inflammatory tweets

India's in the midst of a security crisis and has asked Twitter to curtail "inflammatory messages"...

By S. Dent,   08.22.12
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07.19.12
French Supreme Court orders Google to censor piracy related terms in Instant search and Autocomplete
07.19.12

French Supreme Court orders Google to censor piracy related terms in Instant search and Autocomplete

The French Supreme Court has handed down a ruling that Google must censor terms such as "torrent,"...

By T. O'Brien,   07.19.12
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07.03.12
Twitter Transparency Report shows DMCA and government actions: US is biggest busybody
07.03.12

Twitter Transparency Report shows DMCA and government actions: US is biggest busybody

Twitter dispatched its first biannual Transparency Report -- revealing government requests for use...

By S. Dent,   07.03.12
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06.18.12
Google reveals government censorship requests are on the rise
06.18.12

Google reveals government censorship requests are on the rise

Google's updated its transparency report to show how many times governments worldwide sought to ce...

By D. Cooper,   06.18.12
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04.24.12
Frogster responds to community uproar over European TERA changes
04.24.12

Frogster responds to community uproar over European TERA changes

European TERA fans have been up in arms lately due to decisions on behalf of the game's Europea...

By M. Daniel,   04.24.12
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01.27.12
Twitter to begin 'reactively' censoring tweets in specific countries, still no love for China
01.27.12

Twitter to begin 'reactively' censoring tweets in specific countries, still no love for China

It's no secret that certain countries have different views over freedom of expression on the intern...

By R. Lai,   01.27.12
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10.11.11
UK Gov wants opt-in system for adult material, imagine a boot stamping on a trackpad, forever
10.11.11

UK Gov wants opt-in system for adult material, imagine a boot stamping on a trackpad, forever

Looks like Prime Minister David Cameron's not content with just shuttering the internet during...

By D. Cooper,   10.11.11
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