Sky broadband customers can once again access torrentfreak.com after it was caught in Sky's 'porn filter.'
A High Court judge has ordered BT to block its customers from accessing filesharing site Newzbin, following pressure from Hollywood movie studios.
Major movie studios are seeking an injunction against BT that would force the ISP to block its customers from visiting filesharing website Newzbin.
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Same group of Democrats and Republicans who said filesharing can pose "national security" risks now want probe into other possible consequences of "inadvertent" file exposure.
The UK government is compiling a list of websites that have been wrongly blocked by its porn filter, and will go about unblocking them.
Movie2K and Download4All have been blocked by major UK Internet providers.
Lib Dem president Tim Farron has attacked mandatory opt-out Internet filters as "misconceived, ineffective and illiberal".
File-sharing slow down: possible fixes
Newzbin, the site that links to copyright infringing content, is now blocked by BT. But Newzbin says the block isn't working.