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'Say no to Internet censorship' petition nears 100K signatures

One of the topics at the Trans Pacific Partnership free trade agreement talks is how to better control the Internet. Some people don't like this.

By October 2, 2013

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Amid censorship, China requires real-name use for video uploads

In a move that appears designed to limit anonymous free speech, the government orders all people to use their real names when uploading videos to the Internet.

By January 21, 2014

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Schmidt: Censorship could vanish within a decade

In light of the surveillance by governments worldwide, Google's Eric Schmidt makes a bold prediction.

By November 21, 2013

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Blackbar makes a game of subverting censorship

A new text-based iOS game sees you trying to fill the [redacted] in order to subvert a Big Brother-style totalitarian regime.

By August 27, 2013

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Turkish users sneak past censorship of Facebook, Twitter

Both services have reportedly been blocked by the government, says the Guardian, forcing people to access them through VPN software.

By June 4, 2013

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'Censorship creep': Pirate Bay block will affect one-third of U.K.

Nearly 10 years ago, "Cleanfeed" was designed to protect the British public from child abuse imagery. A decade later, the same system is used to enforce ISP blocks on sites like The Pirate Bay. How did the U.K. fall into "censorship creep"?

By June 16, 2012

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Outspoken Kai-fu Lee details Chinese censorship

The well-known Chinese executive and censorship critic posts a list of how often his comments on social networks are deleted. It's a lot.

By March 18, 2013

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Google's European conundrum: When does privacy mean censorship?

Though Google is a U.S. company, its American rights don't transpose across the pond. A court case will determine whether Google has to comply with EU law, which could have far-reaching consequences for European users.

By March 1, 2013

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Egypt accused of crowdsourcing censorship

Reports suggest that the country's National Telecommunications Registry Agency is asking ordinary citizens to find blasphemous material online. Is this revolutionary?

By February 21, 2013