‘censorship’

Apple bans Alex Jones app

Apple bans Alex Jones app

Violated company's rules against "objectionable content".
Sep 10 2018 12:10PM
China's Xi says internet must be 'clean and righteous'

China's Xi says internet must be 'clean and righteous'

Vulgar content must be resisted in the field of culture.
Aug 23 2018 6:39AM
Google building better CensorBot to automate YouTube takedowns

Google building better CensorBot to automate YouTube takedowns

News footage repurposed as propaganda trips up machine moderators.
Jul 26 2018 12:20PM
Google censors more than a million links under EU privacy ruling

Google censors more than a million links under EU privacy ruling

Implements 'right to be forgotten'.
Nov 27 2015 7:00AM
France mandates blocking of terrorist-supporting websites

France mandates blocking of terrorist-supporting websites

Providers have 24 hours to comply.
Feb 9 2015 6:35AM
China moves to ban anonymous online identities

China moves to ban anonymous online identities

Enforcement left to web service providers.
Feb 5 2015 6:42AM
Censorship isn't the answer

Censorship isn't the answer

Eroded privacy doesn't guarantee safety.
Jan 13 2015 1:45PM
Chinese censors add Microsoft, Yahoo to internet block lists

Chinese censors add Microsoft, Yahoo to internet block lists

Want to quell news of Hong Kong pro-democracy unrest.
Jul 4 2014 4:57AM
Turkey cuts off Twitter access ahead of local elections

Turkey cuts off Twitter access ahead of local elections

PM under fire over social media.
Mar 21 2014 10:58AM
Governments step up Google takedown requests

Governments step up Google takedown requests

Defamation, privacy and copyright reasons cited.
Dec 20 2013 9:53AM
Governments step up efforts to censor Google

Governments step up efforts to censor Google

Defamation, privacy and copyright reasons cited.
Dec 20 2013 6:30AM
Internet industry comes out against wholesale filtering

Internet industry comes out against wholesale filtering

Joins debate over British government plan.
Jul 26 2013 6:15AM
Google sees spike in govt removal requests

Google sees spike in govt removal requests

Local transportation agency has 119 YouTubes taken down.
Apr 26 2013 9:31AM
Tim Berners-Lee calls data retention a 'really, really bad idea'

Tim Berners-Lee calls data retention a 'really, really bad idea'

Web inventor warns against Australian Government proposal.
Jan 29 2013 10:01PM
Pirate Party wins right to fight fed election

Pirate Party wins right to fight fed election

Paperwork approved, candidates being chosen.
Jan 22 2013 9:59AM
Pirate Party wins right to contest federal election

Pirate Party wins right to contest federal election

Paperwork approved, candidates being chosen.
Jan 21 2013 2:15PM
Chinese Government tightens Internet controls

Chinese Government tightens Internet controls

Grants itself the right to delete and remove material.
Dec 31 2012 8:09AM
ITU stalemate could spur national regulation

ITU stalemate could spur national regulation

Academics warn of inevitable fragmentation of internet controls.
Dec 17 2012 3:17PM
Tough talks ahead for US internet protection proposal

Tough talks ahead for US internet protection proposal

US, Canada fail to win early approval.
Dec 5 2012 4:04PM
Industry backs 'workable' filter solution

Industry backs 'workable' filter solution

Updated: Government policy change wins wide approval.
Nov 9 2012 12:49PM

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