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Prohibition

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Facebook's Free Basics cut off in India

The government has halted the program over concerns that Facebook violates Net neutrality by offering only certain Web content for free.

By February 8, 2016

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Tesla applies for a franchised-dealer license in Michigan

It's not for the reason you might think, though.

By February 1, 2016

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Twitter prohibits posting of sexually explicit videos on Vine

Update to terms of service says the site doesn't have a problem with sexually explicit content on the Internet -- it just doesn't want to be the source.

By March 6, 2014

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Amazon, eBay ban sales of Confederate flag merchandise

The online retailers' prohibition comes after bans from Walmart and Sears. Google, Etsy and Newegg also make similar changes.

By June 23, 2015

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Designer: Mirror API for Glass 'awfully prohibited and closed'

A limited app-programming interface doesn't deter Toronto-based design firm from dreaming up uses for Google's tech-savvy eyewear.

By May 14, 2013

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Google: 'Glassware' developers prohibited from displaying ads

Google releases its policies for third-party Google Glass developers. In the fine print: they can't display ads or charge for the software.

By April 15, 2013

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California governor signs bill legalizing Bitcoin, other digital currencies

A new law reverses prohibition against use of anything but US currency for commerce.

By June 29, 2014

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Turkish court axes YouTube ban over free speech concerns

Turkey's Constitutional Court puts the kibosh on a YouTube ban, saying the prohibition ran afoul of the country's free speech laws.

By May 29, 2014

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Gotham's villains reimagined as 1920s mugshots

Inspired by old mugs taken in Australia, artist Jason Mark finally answers the question, "What would the Joker look like in the Prohibition era?"

By April 12, 2013

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Will China end 13-year ban on video game consoles?

The China Daily reports that government officials are reviewing the longstanding prohibition. But there's still a lot of bureaucracy to be navigated before any change can take place.

By January 28, 2013