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Thailand takes legal action against Facebook, Twitter over content

Thailand takes legal action against Facebook, Twitter over content

After social media giants missed takedown deadlines.
Sep 25 2020 6:46AM
US judge halts Trump administration's order to remove WeChat from app stores

US judge halts Trump administration's order to remove WeChat from app stores

'Obvious alternatives to a complete ban' exist.
Sep 21 2020 7:09AM
Trump to shut off TikTok, WeChat to new US users

Trump to shut off TikTok, WeChat to new US users

Over concerns they pose a national security threat.
Sep 20 2020 8:52AM
Judge 'inclined' to block Apple's move to hamper Epic's developers

Judge 'inclined' to block Apple's move to hamper Epic's developers

Developer accounts may get reinstated.
Aug 25 2020 12:31PM
Govt asked to create new ISP-level site blocking powers

Govt asked to create new ISP-level site blocking powers

With an expanded range of content targeted.
Jul 1 2019 12:46PM
Twitter apologises for blocked China accounts ahead of Tiananmen anniversary

Twitter apologises for blocked China accounts ahead of Tiananmen anniversary

After an outcry among users.
Jun 3 2019 1:02PM
Labor supports site blocking law expansion

Labor supports site blocking law expansion

But not before rights holders cop a serve.
Oct 24 2018 6:02PM
Aussie Broadband wants to stop buying extra IPv4 addresses

Aussie Broadband wants to stop buying extra IPv4 addresses

Scaling costs drive upgrades.
Sep 3 2018 10:42AM
Telstra wants legal clarity to block malicious traffic

Telstra wants legal clarity to block malicious traffic

Reveals plan to 'inoculate' Australia against threats.
May 9 2018 11:55AM
Ebay threatens to block Aussies from global purchases

Ebay threatens to block Aussies from global purchases

Easier than collecting GST.
Apr 18 2017 11:08AM
Govt denies plans to block retail sites that don't pay GST

Govt denies plans to block retail sites that don't pay GST

Says powers have been available, but not used, for ages.
Sep 14 2016 10:54AM
Labor, Coalition unite on controversial website blocking powers

Labor, Coalition unite on controversial website blocking powers

Say agencies should retain use of section 313.
Jun 1 2015 11:00AM
AFP backs proposed guidelines for website blocking

AFP backs proposed guidelines for website blocking

ASIC error could have been avoided, police say.
Oct 29 2014 10:29AM
AFP blocked websites to stop malware spread

AFP blocked websites to stop malware spread

Updated: Section 313 notices issued to target banking malware.
Oct 22 2014 12:03PM
Canberra's wi-fi network to block file sharing P2P traffic

Canberra's wi-fi network to block file sharing P2P traffic

At ISP's request.
Sep 22 2014 3:05PM
Crime Commission floats fines for ISPs who won't block sites

Crime Commission floats fines for ISPs who won't block sites

Wants a stick to enforce takedown requests.
Sep 4 2014 3:10PM
ASIC admits to lack of technical knowledge in s313 use

ASIC admits to lack of technical knowledge in s313 use

Wants to retain use of website blocking notices.
Aug 27 2014 1:24PM
Govt proposes crackdown on ISPs over piracy

Govt proposes crackdown on ISPs over piracy

Wants new legal powers for copyright industry.
Jul 25 2014 3:32PM
Govt opens inquiry into website blocking

Govt opens inquiry into website blocking

Updated: Section 313 comes under scrutiny.
Jul 17 2014 4:26PM
iiNet joins web giants to condemn secret TPP talks

iiNet joins web giants to condemn secret TPP talks

Service providers would be forced to act as ‘internet cops’.
Jul 10 2014 12:49PM

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