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Russia's parliament approves Internet blacklist law

Russia is the latest country to enact Web censorship-style laws. Sites deemed "illegal" under Russian law now face near-immediate blacklisting.

By Jul. 11, 2012

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Russia's Internet blacklist looms in freedom crackdown

The country's move to strengthen its "Internet blacklist" could lead to blockage of porn, drug-related, and "extremist" sites. Would it also threaten political protests?

By Jul. 6, 2012

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WikiLeaks removed from Aussie blacklist

Australian Communications and Media Authority says probe into specific complaints failed to turn up prohibited content on the controversial WikiLeaks site.

By Nov. 29, 2010

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On the word blacklist: Olympics, Super Bowl, CES

When intellectual-property restrictions run amok: why I'd prefer we didn't even have to cover "the big game," the "global athletic competition," and the "trade show for electronic consumer goods."

By Feb. 5, 2010

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Minnesota orders ISPs to blacklist gambling sites

Public Safety bureaucracy gives AT&T, Comcast, and other broadband providers a 7-page document detailing what Web sites must be blocked.

By May. 1, 2009

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Jobs confirms iPhone app blacklist feature

Some have called it a "kill switch" capability. Whatever the actual use might be, Apple's CEO says "we would be irresponsible not to have a lever like that to pull."

By Aug. 11, 2008

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James Spader cast as villain in 'Avengers: Age of Ultron'

"The Blacklist" star will play bad guy Ultron in Marvel's "Avengers: Age of Ultron," directed by Joss Whedon and arriving in theaters on May 1, 2015.

By Aug. 29, 2013

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Google's Schmidt worried about Russian Internet freedom

Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt says he's wary that Russia is on a path toward Internet filtering like that in China.

By Nov. 22, 2013

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Russian court: Get 'extremist' Pussy Riot videos off the Web

The punk band's videos are now blocked from access within the country, thanks to the government's Internet law.

By Nov. 29, 2012