Slashdot Items Tagged "censorship"

Date / Time Story
Sunday August 30, 2015 @10:17PM Assange Says Harrods Assisting Metro Police in 'Round-the-Clock Vigil'
Saturday August 29, 2015 @11:47PM Malaysia Blocking Websites Based On Political Content
Saturday August 29, 2015 @02:26PM Germany Wants Facebook To Obey Its Rules About Holocaust Denial
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:43AM "Sensationalized Cruelty": FCC Complaints Regarding Game of Thrones
Monday August 24, 2015 @01:26AM Proposed Rules Would Require Gov't Registration For Malaysian Press Sites
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:08PM Now Google Must Censor Search Results About "Right To Be Forgotten" Removals
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @12:31PM Two Arrests In Denmark For Spreading Information About Popcorn Time
Thursday August 13, 2015 @02:53PM 'Banned' Article About Faulty Immobilizer Chip Published After Two Years
Thursday August 13, 2015 @12:57PM The UK's War On Porn: Turning ISPs Into Parents
Sunday August 09, 2015 @05:15PM Cuba Uses Big Data To Help Tourism, But Their Networks Lack Capacity
Thursday August 06, 2015 @08:55AM Reddit Updates Content Policy, Bans More Subreddits
Monday August 03, 2015 @05:54PM India Blocks Over 800 Adult Websites
Sunday July 26, 2015 @11:20PM Twitter Yanks Tweets That Repeat Copyrighted Joke
Saturday July 25, 2015 @05:35PM Chinese Consumers Can Now Buy Formerly Banned Consoles, Nationwide
Thursday July 23, 2015 @09:07AM Universal Pictures Wants To Remove Localhost and IMDB Pages From Google Results
Sunday July 19, 2015 @09:48AM Popular Torrent Site Disappears From Google After Penalty
Thursday July 16, 2015 @06:53AM Citizenfour Director Sues To Find Out Why She Was Detained Every Time She Flew
Friday July 03, 2015 @08:03PM Japanese Court Orders Google To Delete Past Reports Of Man's Molestation Arrest
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @03:28PM Cory Doctorow Talks About Fighting the DMCA (2 Videos)
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @08:38AM 8 Yelp Reviewers Hit With $1.2 Million Defamation Suits
Sunday June 28, 2015 @07:47PM BBC Curates The "Right To Be Forgotten" Links That Google Can't
Thursday June 25, 2015 @04:07PM Google, Apple, and Others Remove Content Related To the Confederate Flag
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @08:53AM Australia Passes Site-Blocking Legislation
Sunday June 21, 2015 @08:28AM In 6 Months, Australia Bans More Than 240 Games
Monday June 15, 2015 @06:49AM North Korea Blocks Data Access For Foreigners
Saturday June 13, 2015 @09:37AM France Claims Right To Censor Search Results Globally
Thursday June 11, 2015 @10:12AM Australian ISPs Will Be Forced To Block (Some) Pirate Websites
Saturday June 06, 2015 @02:54AM Librarians As the First Line of Privacy Defense
Thursday June 04, 2015 @08:34AM Facebook Sued In US Court For Blocking Page In India
Saturday May 30, 2015 @05:45PM Artist Uses 3D Printing To Preserve Artifacts Destroyed By ISIS
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @10:35PM High Court Orders UK ISPs To Block EBook Sites
Saturday May 16, 2015 @07:09AM European Telecoms May Block Mobile Ads, Spelling Trouble For Google
Thursday May 14, 2015 @01:32PM Douglas Williams Pleads Guilty To Training Customers To Beat Polygraph
Thursday May 07, 2015 @05:39PM Canadian Town Outlaws Online Insults To Police and Officials
Thursday May 07, 2015 @01:46PM Defense Distributed Sues State Department Over 3-D Gun Censorship
Monday May 04, 2015 @12:45AM Two Gunman Killed Outside "Draw the Prophet" Event In Texas
Saturday May 02, 2015 @11:01AM My High School CS Homework Is the Centerfold
Friday April 24, 2015 @10:45AM Irish Legislator Proposes Law That Would Make Annoying People Online a Crime
Saturday April 18, 2015 @08:21PM Joseph Goebbels' Estate Sues Publisher Over Diary Excerpt Royalties
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @01:32PM Turkish Hackers Target Vatican Website After Pope's Genocide Comment
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @09:21AM Spain's Hologram Protest: Thousands Join Virtual March In Madrid
Friday April 10, 2015 @07:42PM 3D Printed Guns Might Lead To Law Changes In Australia
Monday April 06, 2015 @12:50PM USPTO Demands EFF Censor Its Comments On Patentable Subject Matter
Monday April 06, 2015 @10:21AM Turkey Blocks Twitter, YouTube Access Over Image of Slain Prosecutor
Saturday April 04, 2015 @07:50PM UK's Tories Promise To Enact Age Limits For Viewing Online Porn
Saturday April 04, 2015 @01:36AM Sen. Feinstein Says Anarchist Cookbook Should Be "Removed From the Internet"
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @10:48AM EU Commission Divided Over Nation-Specific Content Blocking
Monday March 30, 2015 @10:09PM China's Foreign Ministry: China Did Not Attack Github, We Are the Major Victims
Sunday March 29, 2015 @06:54PM Quebec Plans To Require Website Blocking, Studies New Internet Access Tax
Thursday March 19, 2015 @01:08AM Google 'Experts' To Screen Android Apps For Banned Content
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @01:42PM France Will Block Web Sites That Promote Terrorism
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @10:13AM White House Office of Administration Not Subject to FOIA, Says White House
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @09:24AM Cuba Approves First Public Wi-Fi Hub In Havana
Thursday March 12, 2015 @10:12AM Reporters Without Borders Unblocks Access To Censored Websites
Wednesday March 11, 2015 @01:32PM South African Government Issues Plans To Censor Internet
Sunday March 08, 2015 @11:10PM Chinese Government Takes Down Anti-Pollution Documentary "Under The Dome"
Friday March 06, 2015 @10:05PM Indian Gov't Wants Worldwide Ban On Rape Documentary, Including Online
Friday March 06, 2015 @06:18AM India Bans BBC Documentary on Rape
Thursday March 05, 2015 @10:34AM Facebook Rant Lands US Man In UAE Jail
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @09:44AM Inside the North Korean Data Smuggling Movement
Friday February 27, 2015 @08:23PM Google Reverses Stance, Allows Porn On Blogger After Backlash
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @12:46PM Google Knocks Explicit Adult Content On Blogger From Public View
Sunday February 22, 2015 @12:33PM Iran Allows VPNs To Make Millions In Profit
Sunday February 15, 2015 @11:31PM Valve Censoring Torrent References In Steam Chat
Thursday February 12, 2015 @09:32AM Russia Seeking To Ban Tor, VPNs and Other Anonymizing Tools
Sunday February 08, 2015 @08:17PM An Argument For Not Taking Down Horrific Videos
Saturday February 07, 2015 @06:44PM Sites Featuring "Terrorism" Or "Child Pornography" To Be Blocked In France
Monday January 26, 2015 @06:46PM Police Organization Wants Cop-Spotting Dropped From Waze App
Monday January 26, 2015 @12:28AM Google Handed To FBI 3 Wikileaks Staffers' Emails, Digital Data
Saturday January 24, 2015 @01:25AM China Cuts Off Some VPNs
Thursday January 22, 2015 @11:55AM Blogger Who Revealed GOP Leader's KKK Ties Had Home Internet Lines Cut
Wednesday January 21, 2015 @09:54PM Calls For European ISPs To Filter Content Could Be Illegal
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @09:36AM Microsoft Outlook Users In China Hit With MITM Attack
Sunday January 18, 2015 @11:59AM Cuba's Pending Tech Revolution
Thursday January 15, 2015 @10:21AM Pope Francis: There Are Limits To Freedom of Expression
Monday January 12, 2015 @01:20AM Several European Countries Lay Groundwork For Heavier Internet Censorhip
Friday January 09, 2015 @12:07PM Gunmen Kill 12, Wound 7 At French Magazine HQ
Friday January 09, 2015 @11:44AM Inside North Korea's Naenara Browser
Thursday January 08, 2015 @02:01PM Publishing of satirical cartoons of the prophet silenced after terrorist attack
Tuesday December 30, 2014 @01:55PM Gmail Access Starts To Come Back In China, State-Run Paper Blames Google
Monday December 29, 2014 @01:59PM Gmail Reportedly Has Been Blocked In China
Saturday December 27, 2014 @05:37PM The Interview Bombs In US, Kills In China, Threatens N. Korea
Wednesday December 24, 2014 @10:18PM Sony To Release the Interview Online Today; Apple Won't Play Ball
Wednesday December 24, 2014 @02:21PM UK Man Arrested Over "Offensive" Tweet
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @11:29AM BT, Sky, and Virgin Enforce UK Porn Blocks By Hijacking Browsers
Friday December 19, 2014 @12:47AM "Team America" Gets Post-Hack Yanking At Alamo Drafthouse, Too
Thursday December 18, 2014 @03:26PM Australia Moves Toward New Restrictions On Technology Export and Publication
Thursday December 18, 2014 @10:36AM Reaction To the Sony Hack Is 'Beyond the Realm of Stupid'
Wednesday December 17, 2014 @04:55PM Sony Leaks Reveal Hollywood Is Trying To Break DNS
Monday December 15, 2014 @04:58PM Sony Demands Press Destroy Leaked Documents
Monday December 15, 2014 @02:03AM 9th Circuit Will Revisit "Innocence of Muslims" Takedown Order
Friday December 12, 2014 @08:57PM Google Closing Engineering Office In Russia
Thursday December 11, 2014 @08:11PM New Compilation of Banned Chinese Search-Terms Reveals Curiosities
Thursday December 11, 2014 @02:13PM MIT Removes Online Physics Lectures and Courses By Walter Lewin
Sunday December 07, 2014 @05:33AM British 'Porn Filter' Blocks Access To Chaos Computer Club
Friday December 05, 2014 @08:26PM Chinese Government Moves To Crack Down On Puns
Thursday December 04, 2014 @12:20PM Negative Online Reviews Are Not Defamation (At Least In Canada)
Monday December 01, 2014 @05:35AM Supreme Court To Decide Whether Rap Lyric Threats Are Free Speech
Friday November 28, 2014 @08:31PM Gilbert, AZ Censors Biology Books the Old-Fashioned Way
Thursday November 27, 2014 @10:22AM Google Told To Expand Right To Be Forgotten
Thursday November 27, 2014 @02:44AM BT Blocking Private Torrent Sites?
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @11:26AM Cameron Accuses Internet Companies Of Giving Terrorists Safe Haven
Saturday November 15, 2014 @03:34PM Former Police Officer Indicted For Teaching How To Pass a Polygraph Test
Friday November 14, 2014 @03:37PM Cameron Says People Radicalized By Free Speech; UK ISPs Agree To Censor Button
Sunday November 02, 2014 @08:06PM Pianist Asks Washington Post To Remove Review Under "Right To Be Forgotten"
Wednesday October 29, 2014 @01:58PM Verizon Launches Tech News Site That Bans Stories On US Spying
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @08:11AM Ex-CBS Reporter Claims Government Agency Bugged Her Computer
Saturday October 25, 2014 @01:36AM Days After Shooting, Canada Proposes New Restrictions On and Offline
Monday October 20, 2014 @03:02PM Manga Images Depicting Children Lead to Conviction in UK
Sunday October 19, 2014 @07:24PM In UK, Internet Trolls Could Face Two Years In Jail
Sunday October 19, 2014 @12:23PM BBC Takes a Stand For the Public's Right To Remember Redacted Links
Saturday October 11, 2014 @08:42PM China Bans "Human Flesh Searching"
Thursday October 02, 2014 @12:36PM Could Maroney Be Prosecuted For Her Own Hacked Pictures?
Tuesday September 30, 2014 @12:56PM Web Magna Carta: WWW Inventor Calls For 'Online Bill of Rights'
Friday September 26, 2014 @10:12AM "The internet poses one of the greatest threats to our existence"
Thursday September 25, 2014 @07:00PM Forest Service Wants To Require Permits For Photography
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @08:42AM Chinese Man Sues State-Owned Cell Phone Company For Blocking Google
Thursday September 04, 2014 @07:22AM MetaFilter Founder Says Vacation Firm Forged Court Docs To Scotch Review
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @12:11PM Kernel Developer Dmitry Monakhov Arrested For Protesting Ukraine Invasion
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @10:44AM In Maryland, a Soviet-Style Punishment For a Novelist
Monday September 01, 2014 @12:38PM Grand Ayatollah Says High Speed Internet Is "Against Moral Standards"
Monday September 01, 2014 @08:44AM Ukraine Asks Zuckerberg to Discipline Kremlin Facebook Bots
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @11:04AM A Horrifying Interactive Map of Global Internet Censorship
Monday August 25, 2014 @05:31PM Facebook Cleans Up News Feed By Reducing Click-Bait Headlines
Monday August 25, 2014 @08:56AM Put A Red Cross PSA In Front Of the ISIS Beheading Video
Saturday August 23, 2014 @02:34PM South Carolina Student Arrested For "Killing Pet Dinosaur"
Friday August 22, 2014 @05:13PM Illinois University Restricts Access To Social Media, Online Political Content
Friday August 22, 2014 @04:21PM UK Police Warn Sharing James Foley Killing Video Is a Crime
Thursday August 21, 2014 @05:48PM Police warn sharing James Foley killing video is a crime
Wednesday August 20, 2014 @12:20PM Google Receives Takedown Request Every 8 Milliseconds
Sunday August 17, 2014 @10:09AM Financial Services Group WCS Sues Online Forum Over Negative Post
Sunday August 10, 2014 @04:08PM Clever Workaround: Visual Cryptography On Austrian Postage Stamps
Friday August 08, 2014 @02:52PM Russia Cracks Down On Public Wi-Fi; Oracle Blocks Java Downloads In Russia
Thursday August 07, 2014 @06:28PM China Cracks Down On Mobile Messaging
Thursday August 07, 2014 @08:18AM City of London Police Take Down Proxy Service Over Piracy Concerns
Wednesday August 06, 2014 @12:01PM Wikipedia Reports 50 Links From Google 'Forgotten', Issues Transparency Report
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @06:29PM EFF: US Gov't Bid To Alter Court Record in Jewel v. NSA
Friday August 01, 2014 @06:20PM Law Repressing Social Media, Bloggers Now In Effect In Russia
Monday July 28, 2014 @10:35AM Google's Mapping Contest Draws Ire From Indian Government
Saturday July 26, 2014 @11:53PM On Forgetting the Facts: Questions From the EU For Google, Other Search Engines
Saturday July 26, 2014 @01:26AM Australian Government Moving Forward With Anti-Piracy Mandate For ISPs
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @08:12PM Black Hat Presentation On Tor Cancelled, Developers Working on Bug Fix
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @01:49PM UK Users Overwhelmingly Spurn Broadband Filters
Friday July 18, 2014 @07:48AM Committee Formed To Scrutinize Australia's Web Censorship Law
Thursday July 17, 2014 @01:56PM Bing Implements Right To Be Forgotten
Monday July 14, 2014 @07:19PM 'Hidden From Google' Remembers the Sites Google Is Forced To Forget
Friday July 04, 2014 @07:40AM European Commission Spokesman: Google Removing Link Was "not a Good Judgement"
Thursday July 03, 2014 @10:18AM Russia Moves From Summer Time To Standard Time
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @03:06PM Following EU Ruling, BBC Article Excluded From Google Searches
Sunday June 29, 2014 @09:26PM Eric Schmidt and Entourage Pay a Call On Cuba
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @08:30AM Canadian Court Orders Google To Remove Websites From Its Global Index
Friday June 13, 2014 @08:21PM Man Arrested For Parodying Mayor On Twitter Files Civil Rights Lawsuit
Thursday June 12, 2014 @11:19AM Egyptian Blogger Sentenced to 15 Years For Organizing Protest
Wednesday June 11, 2014 @06:07PM Behind the Great Firewall: What It's Really Like To Log On From China
Saturday June 07, 2014 @12:12AM Thai Police: We'll Get You For Online Social Media Criticism
Tuesday June 03, 2014 @10:10AM 3D Printed Gun Maker Cody Wilson Defends Open Source Freedom
Sunday May 25, 2014 @10:51PM Twitter Capitulates To Governments, Censors Users
Tuesday May 20, 2014 @03:23PM The US Vs. Europe: Freedom of Expression Vs. Privacy
Tuesday May 20, 2014 @09:45AM The 69 Words GM Employees Can Never Say
Wednesday May 07, 2014 @10:33AM Russia Quietly Passes Anti-Blogger Law
Sunday April 27, 2014 @04:18PM China Censors "The Big Bang Theory" and Other Streaming Shows
Sunday April 27, 2014 @01:30PM China Censors 'The Big Bang Theory' And Other Streaming Shows
Tuesday April 22, 2014 @10:36AM VK CEO Fired, Says Company Under Kremlin Control
Sunday April 20, 2014 @06:09PM L.A. Science Teacher Suspended Over Student Science Fair Projects
Friday April 18, 2014 @06:51PM Peoria Mayor Sends Police To Track Down Twitter Parodist
Saturday April 05, 2014 @01:38PM More On the "Cuban Twitter" Scam
Saturday April 05, 2014 @12:35PM Microsoft's Security Products Will Block Adware By Default Starting On July 1
Friday April 04, 2014 @07:20PM Federal Bill Would Criminalize Revenge Porn Websites
Thursday April 03, 2014 @08:58AM ZunZuneo: USAID Funded 'Cuban Twitter' To Undermine Communist Regime
Monday March 31, 2014 @11:01AM Smartphone Kill-Switch Could Save Consumers $2.6 Billion
Wednesday March 26, 2014 @02:07PM Court Orders Turkish Twitter Ban Temporarily Lifted, Twitter Prepares Challenge
Monday March 24, 2014 @11:03AM Turkish Finance Minister Defends Twitter Ban
Sunday March 23, 2014 @05:45PM Turkey Heightens Twitter Censorship with Mandated IP Blocking
Friday March 21, 2014 @12:19PM Some Sites That Blue Coat Blocks Under "Pornography"
Wednesday March 19, 2014 @08:18AM Full-Disclosure Security List Suspended Indefinitely
Monday March 17, 2014 @01:04PM UK Government Wants "Unsavory" Web Content To Be Removed
Friday March 14, 2014 @07:25AM Russia Blocks Internet Sites of Putin Critics
Monday March 10, 2014 @10:15PM CanSecWest Presenter Self-Censors Risky Critical Infrastructure Talk
Friday March 07, 2014 @10:09AM Youtube and Facebook May Be Banned In Turkey, Again
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @10:09AM Child Porn Arrest For Cameron Aide Who Helped Plan UK Net Filters
Tuesday February 25, 2014 @12:04PM South Park Game Censored On Consoles Outside North America
Saturday February 22, 2014 @10:15PM Internet Shutdown Adds To Venezuela's Woes
Wednesday February 19, 2014 @12:40PM BREIN Gives Up on Dutch Pirate Bay Blockade
Tuesday February 18, 2014 @03:44AM YouTube Threatens To Remove Scientist's Account Over AIDS Deniers' DMCA Claims
Friday February 14, 2014 @09:33PM Venezuelan Regime Censoring Twitter
Friday February 14, 2014 @08:27PM Internet Censorship Back On Australian Agenda
Thursday February 13, 2014 @02:46AM This Isn't the First Time Microsoft's Been Accused of Bing Censorship
Wednesday February 12, 2014 @11:29AM North Korean Business Park Getting Internet Access
Thursday February 06, 2014 @05:26PM Major Internet Censorship Bill Passes In Turkey
Saturday February 01, 2014 @04:46AM Now On Video: GCHQ Destroying Laptop Full of Snowden Disclosures
Thursday January 23, 2014 @02:14AM Weibo Traffic Temporarily Redirected To Freedom Software
Tuesday January 21, 2014 @01:28PM Sites Blocked By Smartfilter, Censored in Saudi Arabia
Sunday January 19, 2014 @02:32PM In Greece, 10 Months In Prison For "Blasphemous" Facebook Page
Thursday January 16, 2014 @09:26AM Irish Politician Calls For Crackdown On Open Source Internet Browsers
Wednesday January 08, 2014 @08:51PM TorrentFreak Blocked By British ISP Sky's Porn Filter
Wednesday January 01, 2014 @05:27AM 53% More Book Banning Incidents In US Schools This Year
Tuesday December 24, 2013 @12:56PM Upload a Spoof Video, Go To Jail (In Dubai)
Monday December 23, 2013 @02:50AM UK Govt's Censorware Blocks Tech, Civil Liberties Websites
Wednesday December 18, 2013 @08:24PM UK ISP Adult Filters Block Sex Education Websites Allows Access To Porn
Sunday December 15, 2013 @01:50AM UK Men Arrested For Anti-Semitic Tweets After Football Game