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Twitter may block tweets in certain countries

Jan 27, 2012
The social networking site has just announced it will block tweets in certain countries that violate laws or bans on speech in certain countries.
Posted In: Arab Spring, Twitter, censorship
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Twitter begins censoring tweets

Jan 27, 2012
Hashtag blackout
Posted In: Twitter, censorship
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Syria bans iPhones because of uprising videos.

Dec 5, 2011
Why just iPhones remains unclear
Posted In: syria, iPhone, censorship, Arab Spring
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Pakistani youth have one more week of sexting

Nov 18, 2011
Sxt U ltr...
Posted In: texting, Pakistan, censorship
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New rules in China

Oct 26, 2011
China is tightening its already-strict censorship policies. Microblogging and instant messaging are the latest forms of communication that the...
Posted In: censorship, China, Tech Report
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TechNuggets: banned websites, Gore loses to Gorbachev, mind reading cars

Sep 29, 2011
Yesterday the American Association of School Librarians organized Banned Website Awareness Day. The New York Times quotes a Chicago librarian...
Posted In: al gore, cars, censorship, domain names, mind control, Tech Report
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Foreign tech companies helped Gaddafi

Aug 31, 2011
The Wall Street Journal published an article Tuesday detailing how foreign technology firms provided systems that helped the Gaddafi government spy...
Posted In: censorship, Libya
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China cracks down on microblogging

Aug 31, 2011
China's state-supported news agency issued an advisory on Tuesday that Internet providers and police do more to crack down on "toxic rumors" on...
Posted In: censorship, China, microblogging
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Pakistan bans encryption software

Aug 31, 2011
China isn't the only large Asian country to oppress its citizens. Pakistan is now banning ...
Posted In: censorship, Pakistan
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Kung Fu Pandas are the first DreamWorks films to be online in China

Aug 31, 2011
DreamWorks Animation struck a deal with Chinese Internet-video company Youku.com to distribute Kung Fu Pandas 1&2. Most Chinese who see...
Posted In: censorship, China, movies

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