Slashdot Items Tagged "censorship"

Date / Time Story
Thursday February 04, 2016 @12:55AM Julian Assange May Surrender To British Police On Friday
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @08:38PM Beyond the Liberator: A 3D-Printed Plastic 9mm Semi-Auto Pistol
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @09:19AM John Cleese Warns Campus Political Correctness Leading Towards 1984
Friday January 29, 2016 @10:26PM Facebook Expands Online Commerce Role, But Says "No Guns, Please"
Friday January 29, 2016 @10:09AM Privacy-Centric Linux Distro Tails Hits 2.0 Release
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @12:38PM Filmmaker Forces Censors To Watch 10-Hour Movie of Paint Drying
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @12:23PM Online Ad Czar Berates Adblockers As Freedom-Hating 'Mafia'
Sunday January 24, 2016 @04:37PM Why I'm a Defender of YouTube
Friday January 15, 2016 @06:02PM Twitter Sued For Giving Voice To Islamic State
Thursday January 14, 2016 @04:42PM Kentucky Bill Proposes Ban On Some Social Media Comments
Thursday January 07, 2016 @05:43PM Cuba's Nationwide Sneakernet: a Model For Developing Nations?
Sunday December 27, 2015 @01:06PM North Korea's Operating System Analyzed
Saturday December 26, 2015 @09:47AM Vice: Internet Freedom Is Actively Dissolving In America
Monday December 21, 2015 @12:38PM Currency Exchange Website Accused of Cyber Terrorism By Venezuelan Government
Thursday December 17, 2015 @10:32AM Go To Jail For Visiting a Web Site? Top Law Prof Talks Up the Idea
Thursday December 17, 2015 @10:22AM EU Rules Would Ban Kids Under 16 From Social Media
Thursday December 17, 2015 @08:43AM Brazilian Judge Shuts Down WhatsApp In Brazil
Thursday December 10, 2015 @11:25AM France Will Not Ban Wi-Fi Or Tor, Prime Minister Says
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @09:51AM In Kazakhstan, the Internet Backdoors You
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @08:42AM Spotting And Culling Terrorist Groups On Social Media: Pipe Dream, or Possibility?
Monday December 07, 2015 @06:27AM Hillary Clinton Urges Silicon Valley To 'Disrupt' ISIS
Monday November 30, 2015 @03:12PM Israel Meets With Google and YouTube To Discuss Censoring Videos
Thursday November 26, 2015 @12:15PM Richard Dawkins Opposes UK Cinemas Censoring Church's Advert Before Star Wars
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @08:31AM BBC World Service To Provide Radio For North Korea and Eritrea
Thursday November 19, 2015 @10:17AM New Anti-Piracy Law In Australia Already Being Abused
Wednesday November 18, 2015 @02:27PM Facebook Can Block Content Without Explanation, Says US Court
Friday October 30, 2015 @07:18PM Cuba's Internet Routing Is Messed Up
Friday October 30, 2015 @05:22PM National Coalition Calls for Campus Censorship of "Offensive" Speech
Thursday October 08, 2015 @09:11AM NSF Awards $74.5 Million To Support Interdisciplinary Cybersecurity Research
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @09:49AM Under Public Pressure, India Withdraws Draft Encryption Policy
Monday September 21, 2015 @08:16AM India's Worrying Draft Encryption Policy
Sunday September 20, 2015 @11:58AM Delete, Dump and Destroy: Canada's Government Data Severely Compromised
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @05:29AM Robotics Researcher Starts Campaign To Ban Development of Sexbots
Friday September 11, 2015 @07:22AM Report: Google Will Return To China
Sunday August 30, 2015 @09:17PM Assange Says Harrods Assisting Metro Police in 'Round-the-Clock Vigil'
Saturday August 29, 2015 @10:47PM Malaysia Blocking Websites Based On Political Content
Saturday August 29, 2015 @01:26PM Germany Wants Facebook To Obey Its Rules About Holocaust Denial
Thursday August 27, 2015 @07:43AM "Sensationalized Cruelty": FCC Complaints Regarding Game of Thrones
Monday August 24, 2015 @12:26AM Proposed Rules Would Require Gov't Registration For Malaysian Press Sites
Thursday August 20, 2015 @06:08PM Now Google Must Censor Search Results About "Right To Be Forgotten" Removals
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @11:31AM Two Arrests In Denmark For Spreading Information About Popcorn Time
Thursday August 13, 2015 @01:53PM 'Banned' Article About Faulty Immobilizer Chip Published After Two Years
Thursday August 13, 2015 @11:57AM The UK's War On Porn: Turning ISPs Into Parents
Sunday August 09, 2015 @04:15PM Cuba Uses Big Data To Help Tourism, But Their Networks Lack Capacity
Thursday August 06, 2015 @07:55AM Reddit Updates Content Policy, Bans More Subreddits
Sunday July 26, 2015 @10:20PM Twitter Yanks Tweets That Repeat Copyrighted Joke
Saturday July 25, 2015 @04:35PM Chinese Consumers Can Now Buy Formerly Banned Consoles, Nationwide
Thursday July 23, 2015 @08:07AM Universal Pictures Wants To Remove Localhost and IMDB Pages From Google Results
Sunday July 19, 2015 @08:48AM Popular Torrent Site Disappears From Google After Penalty
Thursday July 16, 2015 @05:53AM Citizenfour Director Sues To Find Out Why She Was Detained Every Time She Flew
Friday July 03, 2015 @07:03PM Japanese Court Orders Google To Delete Past Reports Of Man's Molestation Arrest
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @02:28PM Cory Doctorow Talks About Fighting the DMCA (2 Videos)
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @07:38AM 8 Yelp Reviewers Hit With $1.2 Million Defamation Suits
Sunday June 28, 2015 @06:47PM BBC Curates The "Right To Be Forgotten" Links That Google Can't
Thursday June 25, 2015 @03:07PM Google, Apple, and Others Remove Content Related To the Confederate Flag
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @07:53AM Australia Passes Site-Blocking Legislation
Sunday June 21, 2015 @07:28AM In 6 Months, Australia Bans More Than 240 Games
Monday June 15, 2015 @05:49AM North Korea Blocks Data Access For Foreigners
Saturday June 13, 2015 @08:37AM France Claims Right To Censor Search Results Globally
Thursday June 11, 2015 @09:12AM Australian ISPs Will Be Forced To Block (Some) Pirate Websites
Saturday June 06, 2015 @01:54AM Librarians As the First Line of Privacy Defense
Thursday June 04, 2015 @07:34AM Facebook Sued In US Court For Blocking Page In India
Saturday May 30, 2015 @04:45PM Artist Uses 3D Printing To Preserve Artifacts Destroyed By ISIS
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @09:35PM High Court Orders UK ISPs To Block EBook Sites
Saturday May 16, 2015 @06:09AM European Telecoms May Block Mobile Ads, Spelling Trouble For Google
Thursday May 14, 2015 @12:32PM Douglas Williams Pleads Guilty To Training Customers To Beat Polygraph
Thursday May 07, 2015 @04:39PM Canadian Town Outlaws Online Insults To Police and Officials
Thursday May 07, 2015 @12:46PM Defense Distributed Sues State Department Over 3-D Gun Censorship
Sunday May 03, 2015 @11:45PM Two Gunman Killed Outside "Draw the Prophet" Event In Texas
Saturday May 02, 2015 @10:01AM My High School CS Homework Is the Centerfold
Friday April 24, 2015 @09:45AM Irish Legislator Proposes Law That Would Make Annoying People Online a Crime
Saturday April 18, 2015 @07:21PM Joseph Goebbels' Estate Sues Publisher Over Diary Excerpt Royalties
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @12:32PM Turkish Hackers Target Vatican Website After Pope's Genocide Comment
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @08:21AM Spain's Hologram Protest: Thousands Join Virtual March In Madrid
Friday April 10, 2015 @06:42PM 3D Printed Guns Might Lead To Law Changes In Australia
Monday April 06, 2015 @11:50AM USPTO Demands EFF Censor Its Comments On Patentable Subject Matter
Saturday April 04, 2015 @06:50PM UK's Tories Promise To Enact Age Limits For Viewing Online Porn
Saturday April 04, 2015 @12:36AM Sen. Feinstein Says Anarchist Cookbook Should Be "Removed From the Internet"
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @09:48AM EU Commission Divided Over Nation-Specific Content Blocking
Monday March 30, 2015 @09:09PM China's Foreign Ministry: China Did Not Attack Github, We Are the Major Victims
Sunday March 29, 2015 @05:54PM Quebec Plans To Require Website Blocking, Studies New Internet Access Tax
Thursday March 19, 2015 @12:08AM Google 'Experts' To Screen Android Apps For Banned Content
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @12:42PM France Will Block Web Sites That Promote Terrorism
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @09:13AM White House Office of Administration Not Subject to FOIA, Says White House
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @08:24AM Cuba Approves First Public Wi-Fi Hub In Havana
Thursday March 12, 2015 @09:12AM Reporters Without Borders Unblocks Access To Censored Websites
Wednesday March 11, 2015 @12:32PM South African Government Issues Plans To Censor Internet
Sunday March 08, 2015 @10:10PM Chinese Government Takes Down Anti-Pollution Documentary "Under The Dome"
Friday March 06, 2015 @09:05PM Indian Gov't Wants Worldwide Ban On Rape Documentary, Including Online
Friday March 06, 2015 @05:18AM India Bans BBC Documentary on Rape
Thursday March 05, 2015 @09:34AM Facebook Rant Lands US Man In UAE Jail
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @08:44AM Inside the North Korean Data Smuggling Movement
Friday February 27, 2015 @07:23PM Google Reverses Stance, Allows Porn On Blogger After Backlash
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @11:46AM Google Knocks Explicit Adult Content On Blogger From Public View
Sunday February 22, 2015 @11:33AM Iran Allows VPNs To Make Millions In Profit
Thursday February 12, 2015 @08:32AM Russia Seeking To Ban Tor, VPNs and Other Anonymizing Tools
Sunday February 08, 2015 @07:17PM An Argument For Not Taking Down Horrific Videos
Saturday February 07, 2015 @05:44PM Sites Featuring "Terrorism" Or "Child Pornography" To Be Blocked In France
Sunday January 25, 2015 @11:28PM Google Handed To FBI 3 Wikileaks Staffers' Emails, Digital Data
Saturday January 24, 2015 @12:25AM China Cuts Off Some VPNs
Thursday January 22, 2015 @10:55AM Blogger Who Revealed GOP Leader's KKK Ties Had Home Internet Lines Cut
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @08:36AM Microsoft Outlook Users In China Hit With MITM Attack
Sunday January 18, 2015 @10:59AM Cuba's Pending Tech Revolution
Thursday January 15, 2015 @09:21AM Pope Francis: There Are Limits To Freedom of Expression
Monday January 12, 2015 @12:20AM Several European Countries Lay Groundwork For Heavier Internet Censorhip
Friday January 09, 2015 @11:07AM Gunmen Kill 12, Wound 7 At French Magazine HQ
Friday January 09, 2015 @10:44AM Inside North Korea's Naenara Browser
Thursday January 08, 2015 @01:01PM Publishing of satirical cartoons of the prophet silenced after terrorist attack
Wednesday January 07, 2015 @07:56PM HOA Orders TARDIS Removed From In Front of Parrish Home
Monday January 05, 2015 @12:24AM Writers Say They Feel Censored by Surveillance
Sunday January 04, 2015 @01:29PM WSJ refused to publish Lawrence Krauss' response to "Science Proves Religion".
Tuesday December 30, 2014 @12:55PM Gmail Access Starts To Come Back In China, State-Run Paper Blames Google
Monday December 29, 2014 @12:59PM Gmail Reportedly Has Been Blocked In China
Monday December 29, 2014 @12:42PM Amazon "Suppresses" Book With Too Many Hyphens
Saturday December 27, 2014 @04:37PM The Interview Bombs In US, Kills In China, Threatens N. Korea
Wednesday December 24, 2014 @09:18PM Sony To Release the Interview Online Today; Apple Won't Play Ball
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @10:29AM BT, Sky, and Virgin Enforce UK Porn Blocks By Hijacking Browsers
Thursday December 18, 2014 @11:47PM "Team America" Gets Post-Hack Yanking At Alamo Drafthouse, Too
Thursday December 18, 2014 @02:26PM Australia Moves Toward New Restrictions On Technology Export and Publication
Thursday December 18, 2014 @09:36AM Reaction To the Sony Hack Is 'Beyond the Realm of Stupid'
Wednesday December 17, 2014 @03:55PM Sony Leaks Reveal Hollywood Is Trying To Break DNS
Monday December 15, 2014 @03:58PM Sony Demands Press Destroy Leaked Documents
Monday December 15, 2014 @01:03AM 9th Circuit Will Revisit "Innocence of Muslims" Takedown Order
Friday December 12, 2014 @07:57PM Google Closing Engineering Office In Russia
Thursday December 11, 2014 @01:13PM MIT Removes Online Physics Lectures and Courses By Walter Lewin
Friday December 05, 2014 @07:26PM Chinese Government Moves To Crack Down On Puns
Thursday December 04, 2014 @11:20AM Negative Online Reviews Are Not Defamation (At Least In Canada)
Monday December 01, 2014 @04:35AM Supreme Court To Decide Whether Rap Lyric Threats Are Free Speech
Friday November 28, 2014 @07:31PM Gilbert, AZ Censors Biology Books the Old-Fashioned Way
Thursday November 27, 2014 @09:22AM Google Told To Expand Right To Be Forgotten
Thursday November 27, 2014 @01:44AM BT Blocking Private Torrent Sites?
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @10:26AM Cameron Accuses Internet Companies Of Giving Terrorists Safe Haven
Saturday November 15, 2014 @02:34PM Former Police Officer Indicted For Teaching How To Pass a Polygraph Test
Friday November 14, 2014 @02:37PM Cameron Says People Radicalized By Free Speech; UK ISPs Agree To Censor Button
Sunday November 02, 2014 @07:06PM Pianist Asks Washington Post To Remove Review Under "Right To Be Forgotten"
Wednesday October 29, 2014 @12:58PM Verizon Launches Tech News Site That Bans Stories On US Spying
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @10:35PM Verizon Launches Tech News Site That Bans Stories On U.S. Spying
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @07:11AM Ex-CBS Reporter Claims Government Agency Bugged Her Computer
Saturday October 25, 2014 @12:36AM Days After Shooting, Canada Proposes New Restrictions On and Offline
Monday October 20, 2014 @02:02PM Manga Images Depicting Children Lead to Conviction in UK
Sunday October 19, 2014 @06:24PM In UK, Internet Trolls Could Face Two Years In Jail
Sunday October 19, 2014 @11:23AM BBC Takes a Stand For the Public's Right To Remember Redacted Links
Saturday October 11, 2014 @07:42PM China Bans "Human Flesh Searching"
Thursday October 02, 2014 @11:36AM Could Maroney Be Prosecuted For Her Own Hacked Pictures?
Tuesday September 30, 2014 @11:56AM Web Magna Carta: WWW Inventor Calls For 'Online Bill of Rights'
Friday September 26, 2014 @09:12AM "The internet poses one of the greatest threats to our existence"
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @07:42AM Chinese Man Sues State-Owned Cell Phone Company For Blocking Google
Thursday September 04, 2014 @06:22AM MetaFilter Founder Says Vacation Firm Forged Court Docs To Scotch Review
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @11:11AM Kernel Developer Dmitry Monakhov Arrested For Protesting Ukraine Invasion
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @09:44AM In Maryland, a Soviet-Style Punishment For a Novelist
Monday September 01, 2014 @07:44AM Ukraine Asks Zuckerberg to Discipline Kremlin Facebook Bots
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @10:04AM A Horrifying Interactive Map of Global Internet Censorship
Monday August 25, 2014 @04:31PM Facebook Cleans Up News Feed By Reducing Click-Bait Headlines
Saturday August 23, 2014 @01:34PM South Carolina Student Arrested For "Killing Pet Dinosaur"
Friday August 22, 2014 @04:13PM Illinois University Restricts Access To Social Media, Online Political Content
Friday August 22, 2014 @03:21PM UK Police Warn Sharing James Foley Killing Video Is a Crime
Thursday August 21, 2014 @04:48PM Police warn sharing James Foley killing video is a crime
Wednesday August 20, 2014 @11:20AM Google Receives Takedown Request Every 8 Milliseconds
Sunday August 10, 2014 @03:08PM Clever Workaround: Visual Cryptography On Austrian Postage Stamps
Friday August 08, 2014 @01:52PM Russia Cracks Down On Public Wi-Fi; Oracle Blocks Java Downloads In Russia
Thursday August 07, 2014 @07:18AM City of London Police Take Down Proxy Service Over Piracy Concerns
Wednesday August 06, 2014 @11:01AM Wikipedia Reports 50 Links From Google 'Forgotten', Issues Transparency Report
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @05:29PM EFF: US Gov't Bid To Alter Court Record in Jewel v. NSA
Friday August 01, 2014 @05:20PM Law Repressing Social Media, Bloggers Now In Effect In Russia
Monday July 28, 2014 @09:35AM Google's Mapping Contest Draws Ire From Indian Government
Sunday July 27, 2014 @01:23PM In France, Most Comments on Gaza Conflict Yanked From Mainstream News Sites
Saturday July 26, 2014 @10:53PM On Forgetting the Facts: Questions From the EU For Google, Other Search Engines
Saturday July 26, 2014 @12:26AM Australian Government Moving Forward With Anti-Piracy Mandate For ISPs
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @07:12PM Black Hat Presentation On Tor Cancelled, Developers Working on Bug Fix
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @12:49PM UK Users Overwhelmingly Spurn Broadband Filters
Friday July 18, 2014 @06:48AM Committee Formed To Scrutinize Australia's Web Censorship Law
Thursday July 17, 2014 @12:56PM Bing Implements Right To Be Forgotten
Monday July 14, 2014 @06:19PM 'Hidden From Google' Remembers the Sites Google Is Forced To Forget
Friday July 04, 2014 @06:40AM European Commission Spokesman: Google Removing Link Was "not a Good Judgement"
Thursday July 03, 2014 @09:18AM Russia Moves From Summer Time To Standard Time
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @02:06PM Following EU Ruling, BBC Article Excluded From Google Searches
Sunday June 29, 2014 @08:26PM Eric Schmidt and Entourage Pay a Call On Cuba
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @07:30AM Canadian Court Orders Google To Remove Websites From Its Global Index
Friday June 13, 2014 @07:21PM Man Arrested For Parodying Mayor On Twitter Files Civil Rights Lawsuit
Thursday June 12, 2014 @10:19AM Egyptian Blogger Sentenced to 15 Years For Organizing Protest
Friday June 06, 2014 @11:12PM Thai Police: We'll Get You For Online Social Media Criticism
Tuesday June 03, 2014 @09:10AM 3D Printed Gun Maker Cody Wilson Defends Open Source Freedom
Sunday May 25, 2014 @09:51PM Twitter Capitulates To Governments, Censors Users
Tuesday May 20, 2014 @02:23PM The US Vs. Europe: Freedom of Expression Vs. Privacy
Tuesday May 20, 2014 @08:45AM The 69 Words GM Employees Can Never Say
Wednesday May 07, 2014 @09:33AM Russia Quietly Passes Anti-Blogger Law
Sunday April 27, 2014 @12:30PM China Censors 'The Big Bang Theory' And Other Streaming Shows
Tuesday April 22, 2014 @09:36AM VK CEO Fired, Says Company Under Kremlin Control
Sunday April 20, 2014 @05:09PM L.A. Science Teacher Suspended Over Student Science Fair Projects
Friday April 18, 2014 @05:51PM Peoria Mayor Sends Police To Track Down Twitter Parodist
Saturday April 05, 2014 @12:38PM More On the "Cuban Twitter" Scam
Saturday April 05, 2014 @11:35AM Microsoft's Security Products Will Block Adware By Default Starting On July 1
Friday April 04, 2014 @06:20PM Federal Bill Would Criminalize Revenge Porn Websites
Thursday April 03, 2014 @07:58AM ZunZuneo: USAID Funded 'Cuban Twitter' To Undermine Communist Regime
Monday March 31, 2014 @10:01AM Smartphone Kill-Switch Could Save Consumers $2.6 Billion
Wednesday March 26, 2014 @01:07PM Court Orders Turkish Twitter Ban Temporarily Lifted, Twitter Prepares Challenge
Sunday March 23, 2014 @04:45PM Turkey Heightens Twitter Censorship with Mandated IP Blocking
Friday March 21, 2014 @11:19AM Some Sites That Blue Coat Blocks Under "Pornography"
Wednesday March 19, 2014 @07:18AM Full-Disclosure Security List Suspended Indefinitely
Monday March 17, 2014 @12:04PM UK Government Wants "Unsavory" Web Content To Be Removed