Tag: censor

Google accuses AFP, ASIC of abusing takedown laws 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Lobbies the Government for amended legislation.
Google resists two thirds of Aussie takedown requests 
By Joshua Gliddon | Oct 18, 2012 | Comment Now 
Removes items over privacy, security concerns.
US Congress opposes UN telco treaty revisions 
By James Hutchinson | Aug 3, 2012 | Comment Now 
Unanimously passes resolution.
Tasmanian cops decline to 'censor internet' 
By Ry Crozier | Jul 13, 2012 | Comment Now 
Posting to Facebook isn't a crime.
Chinese tech firms back social media controls 
Nov 7, 2011 | Comment Now 
Government plans to "stop the spread of harmful information".
Comment: Australia needs 'Big Data' debate 
By Malcolm Crompton | May 20, 2011 | Comment Now 
Former Privacy Commissioner on privacy, censorship and economic gain.
Australian internet ranked fourth most free 
By Liz Tay | Apr 27, 2011 | Comment Now 
Surveillance, filtering proposals balance NBN benefits.
More trouble for Egypt when the lights flick back on 
By Liz Tay | Feb 1, 2011 | Comment Now 
Country faces technical, business concerns after disconnection.
Feds censor ISP data retention documents 
Jul 23, 2010 | Comment Now 
Consultation paper could impede decision making, AG claims.
Conroy brands EFA anti-filter campaign a disgrace 
Mar 16, 2010 | Comment Now 
Questions hit raw nerve.
Google hints at detente in China standoff 
By Rosalie Marshall | Feb 16, 2010 | Comment Now 
Search giant says it will give negotiations a couple of years.
Operation Titstorm hits the streets 
By Liz Tay | Feb 15, 2010 | Comment Now 
Protest planned in major Australian cities.
Google digs heels in over censorship 
By Phil Muncaster | Feb 1, 2010 | Comment Now 
Schmidt restates web giant's opposition to Chinese policy.
Commentary: Why we don't need a filter 
By Mark Newton | Dec 17, 2009 | Comment Now 
ISP engineer Mark Newton antagonises the net's agony aunt.
Filter pilot did not test high-speed internet 
By Ben Grubb | Dec 16, 2009 | Comment Now 
Will an ISP filter work in an NBN-connected world?
Conroy slammed for delayed ISP filtering report 
By Ben Grubb | Sep 2, 2009 | Comment Now 
Calls to end the filtering 'farce'.
DBCDE wouldn’t agree to blind filter trial: iiNet 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 25, 2009 | Comment Now 
iiNet wanted to run a ‘blind' trial of the Government's net filters in which customers weren't told who was being filtered and weren't given the option to get out - terms ...
iiNet withdraws internet filter trial application 
Mar 24, 2009 | Comment Now 
Days after the ACMA's blacklist was purportedly leaked to Wikileaks, Perth-based ISP iiNet has withdrawn from negotiations with the Government to participate in round two of ...
ACMA blacklist proves too popular for Wikileaks 
By Brett Winterford | Mar 23, 2009 | Comment Now 
An updated version of the ACMA blacklist has proven too popular for the servers at whistle-blowing site Wikileaks, which has been out of action for most of the weekend.
Wikipedia removes ACMA-censored link 
By Brett Winterford | Mar 19, 2009 | Comment Now 
Editors at Wikipedia have removed a link to an ACMA-blacklisted web site that sat uncontested for over 24 hours in the main body of ACMA's Wikipedia entry.
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