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Jimmy Wales talks up People's Operator, the carrier and social network that gives to charity

"Huge numbers of people want to do good things," says the Wikipedia co-founder as he brings company to the US.

By July 23, 2015


Twitter briefly blocked in Turkey after deadly bombing

The service was blocked after the users in Turkey were posting images of the Suruc bombing and protesting the government.

By July 22, 2015


Here's Ellen Pao's resignation letter from Reddit

Reddit's interim CEO resigns after criticism over the firing of a key employee and the way the company handled harassment and other issues on the site. This is her letter to the community.

By July 10, 2015


Facebook reportedly blocks pages in Turkey 'insulting' to Muhammad

Facing a possible ban in Turkey, Facebook has complied with a court order, according to news reports.

By January 26, 2015


British prime minister targets encrypted messaging after Paris attacks

Asking whether terrorists should be given safe spaces to talk, David Cameron pledges to tighten laws that could challenge WhatsApp and other messaging apps.

By January 12, 2015


Twitter staff received death threats from ISIS, admits CEO

Twitter is removing the militant group's accounts as they crop up, citing such accounts as violations of its terms of service.

By October 10, 2014


Twitter unblocks 'blasphemous' accounts in Pakistan

After banning dozens of accounts at the government's request, the social network recants and makes the content available again.

By June 17, 2014


YouTube access restored in Turkey after 2-month blockade

Ban on video-sharing site lifted five days after the country's highest court said the move violated freedom of expression.

By June 3, 2014


Twitter blocks 'blasphemous' tweets in Pakistan

The company has complied with requests from a Pakistani "bureaucrat" to hide specific content, says the New York Times.

By May 23, 2014


India's next prime minister barred from office's 1.24M Twitter following

Office of the Indian prime minister changes its Twitter handle and won't give access to newly elected PM Narendra Modi.

By May 20, 2014