Articles about Censorship
A raid in Stockholm shut down the website for a time, but how long will the blackout last?
In regards to text messaging and SMS, the net neutrality issue is whether mobile carriers should be able to regulate the content they provide to customers, specifically if it's via the Internet.
Google's AdSense has told San Francisco news outlet The SF Appeal that it has three days to remove editorial content that violates its advertising policy. UPDATED.
The Australian Federal Police has said that the use of virtual private networks and other methods for people to anonymise themselves on the internet is a continuing concern for the law-enforcement agency.
Geek Mental Help Week. Starting Monday October 27 the week-long online event intends to raise awareness, pool resources, and spark discussion about mental health issues and well-being among geeks. OPINION.
The Department of Communications has argued that forcing ISPs to block certain websites under Section 313 of the Telecommunications Act is not a form of internet filtering.
Users in China will seemingly be allowed to talk about more sensitive topics, but will be less aware of the censorship system.
The Australian government announced that it has embarked on the hunt for a children's e-safety commissioner as it prepares new legislation aimed at enhancing online safety for children and cracking down on online bullying.
Well-known technology firms are joining the campaign which aims to secure the future of net neutrality.
The Australian Securities and Investment Commission has said that the staff members who asked ISPs to block websites were unaware that blocking a single IP address would block thousands of websites.
Amazon and book publisher Hachette have begun a propaganda war against each other. Now, Amazon is reaching out to readers and authors. We interpret Amazon's comment and go behind the bluster.
Malaysian government is assessing the need to ban access to Facebook following incidents of abuse, but critics say any such move is primitive and will face strong opposition. The country has 15 million Facebook accounts.
Under more stringent censorship, WeChat promises to stop "rumors" from spreading on its instant messaging platform.
Country's longest serving head of state, Mahathir Mohamad, says he regrets promising not to censor the web and accuses the internet as playing a major role in undermining public morality.
Australian Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has established an inquiry into the use of the controversial Section 313 of the Telecommunications Act that allows government agencies to have content removed from the internet.
A look back at some of the successes and victories, the bad times and controversies, and the downright ugly failures by Twitter and by its users, during 2012.
ZDNet.com.au visited the first Exit International-sponsored "hacking masterclass", where the euthanasia advocacy group was to show how to use proxy servers and virtual networks so users could bypass the filter and find information on "safe suicide".
The national day of action to protest the government's internet filter took place last weekend, although only some passionate anti-filter people turned up to the event held in Sydney.
Protesters came together in every major city around the country on Saturday to demonstrate against the Labor Governments' proposed internet filtering scheme. We went to the Sydney protest and spoke to some of the protesters.
Products and prototypes designed to provide disaster victims with the essentials for survival.
Shenzhen Municipal Bureau of Public Security created two anime-style cartoon Internet police mascots "to intimidate."
There are plenty of high-tech devices to be added to a good disaster survival kit.
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- 1 Google AdSense to news site: Change your content, or else
- 2 Adult Tumblr blogs now removed from every form of search possible
- 3 Porn ban: Twitter talks about Vine's new 'no porn' policy
- 4 Google.com now 'censors' explicit content from image searches
- 5 After backlash Yahoo's Tumblr quietly restores adult, NSFW blogs