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China censors hit popular WeChat accounts

Government watchdogs have scrubbed from the Web the accounts of several journalists as Beijing wraps up its annual parliament meeting.

By March 14, 2014

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Microsoft accused of censoring Chinese search results in US

Chinese monitoring site GreatFire says Microsoft is filtering certain search results. Microsoft pins the blame on a system error.

By February 12, 2014

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NBN review to be censored before public release

The just-completed strategic review of the NBN will not be made public straight away, despite its imminent delivery to the Coalition government.

By December 2, 2013

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Pirate Bay's censor-thwarting browser snags 100,000 users

The new PirateBrowser is designed to circumvent the censorship imposed on Internet users by certain governments. But don't expect it to provide anonymity.

By August 13, 2013

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LinkedIn may loosen its Chinese censorship policies

The social network's Chinese website blocks objectionable content globally -- a policy the company says it is "strongly considering changing."

By September 3, 2014

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Google right to be forgotten 'to get messy' after BBC story disappears

BBC says it is "concerned" that a blog post from 2007 has been removed from Google's search results, but an expert suggests requests to remove data have the potential to backfire.

By July 3, 2014

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Twitter says it hasn't blocked Russian extremist accounts

The company does say, though, that it's taught Russian officials how they can report illegal tweets for possible removal.

By June 24, 2014

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WhatsApp banned in Iran because Zuckerberg is Jewish?

Calling the Facebook CEO (and new owner of WhatsApp) an “American Zionist,” an Iranian censor blocks the popular messaging app.

By May 6, 2014

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Facebook, Gmail, Skype face Russia ban under 'anti-terror' plan

The Russian parliament's latest play could see major Western technology firms banned unless they store data on Russian soil -- a move that would allow authorities to easily snoop on user data.

By April 24, 2014

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How Skype monitors and censors its Chinese users

One U.S. researcher has deconstructed a constantly updated file in the China-only version of Skype that contains a list of more than 1,100 words used to censor and monitor its users.

By March 8, 2013