Cloudflare Is Protecting a Site Linked to a Neo-Nazi Terror Group
The Silicon Valley giant is protecting a site linked to a known neo-Nazi terror group from virtual attacks aimed at knocking it offline.
Cloudflare Boots 8chan as a Customer
Cloudflare's move comes after multiple mass shooters have posted so-called manifestos to the anonymous message board.
Cloudflare Says It Won’t Ban 8chan, a Hotbed for Terrorist Manifestos
Cloudflare is facing renewed pressure to stop providing their services to 8chan, which if removed, would likely make it harder for the site administrators to keep the message board online.
Cloudflare: FOSTA Was a 'Very Bad Bill' That's Left the Internet's Infrastructure Hanging
Cloudflare’s general counsel confirms that it terminated service to Switter because of FOSTA.
Cloudflare Just Banned a Social Media Refuge for Thousands of Sex Workers
Switter had more than 47,000 members, many looking for a safe alternative to Twitter and other big internet platforms, before Cloudflare terminated its service. The organization behind Switter is blaming SESTA/FOSTA.
Cloudflare Terminates Service to 'The Pirate Bay of Science'
Supporters tell Sci-Hub to “stay strong” while academic publications celebrate their victory.
One of the Internet's Gatekeepers Is Eyeing Sneaky Cryptocurrency Miners
Websites are hijacking computers to mine digital coins.
Cloudflare CEO: DDoS Attacks Will Now Be ‘Something You Only Read About In The History Books’
Starting today, Cloudflare is making protection against DDoS attacks free, regardless of how bad they are.
Big Tech’s Blackballing of Neo-Nazi Sites Shows Who Controls the Internet
This week on Radio Motherboard, we talk about whether corporations should decide who gets to stay online.
who owns the internet?
Hacked Celebrity Nudes Show ‘Freedom of Speech’ Is Arbitrarily Defined By Internet Corporations
The same companies that took action against the Daily Stormer are enabling the dissemination of hacked celebrity nude photos.
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Meet the CEO who kicked neo-Nazis off the internet
“I am deeply concerned that I had the authority and the power to wake up one morning and say, 'You know what, I'm done. I'm sick of this. So fuck 'em. They're off the internet.'”
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White Supremacist Chris Cantwell Got Booted from His Favorite Dating Site
OkCupid is the latest tech company to cut ties with members of hate groups using their platforms.