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Snowden, Pussy Riot take over online ads to protest censorship

Political activists lend their voices to an online campaign calling attention to government censorship and surveillance.

By 12 March 2016


Thailand aims to build its own Great Firewall of Internet censorship

The Thai government has ordered relevant ministries to set up a single gateway Internet, which will allow it to closely monitor online content that comes into the country.

By 24 September 2015


Sony says China's censorship laws are stifling PS4 sales

The Japanese electronics giant launched the PS4 in China in March, but the strict censorship laws in the People's Republic are proving to be difficult to navigate, a company exec admits.

By 18 September 2015


Fallout Shelter arrives in another massive market

Players in this gamer-rich country can now play Bethesda's first mobile game.

By 23 July 2016


China cracks down on news sites using social media sources

China has raised concerns over internet censorship after warning news organisations not to fabricate false news or use social media as a source without careful verification.

By 5 July 2016


'Censorship by internet filter': Industry reacts to proposed piracy laws

As content distributors and ISPs tentatively welcome proposed anti-piracy regulations, consumer groups and IP experts have slammed the changes as a form of "internet filter"

By 10 December 2014


Minnesota police shooting video brings graphic death to Facebook

The social network says it hasn't and won't censor live-streamed footage showing the aftermath of the fatal shooting of Philando Castile.

By 8 July 2016


Facebook defends content removal policies after Israel calls it 'a monster'

The social network denies accusations from an Israeli government minister that it is sabotaging attempts to track down terrorists.

By 4 July 2016


Clinton's tech policy backs entrepreneurs and more internet access

Hillary Clinton unveils a tech agenda that promises to reinvigorate the economy. At least one critic warns that her plans are costly.

By 30 June 2016


Apple fighting iPhone 6, 6 Plus copycat claim in Beijing

A decision against Apple initially meant a ban on sales of the phones, but that has been lifted following Apple's filing of an appeal.

By 17 June 2016