After Google and Amazon Drop Anti-Censorship Support, Wickr Steps In
On Thursday, Wickr announced that paying, and soon free, users will be able to route their Wickr traffic through a network used to circumvent internet censorship, which could be useful for users in Iran, Russia, or perhaps China.
Iran Is Blocking the Internet to Shut Down Protests
Reports say mobile services like Telegram have been shut down as protests continue across the country.
Tech Companies' Transparency Efforts May Be Inadvertently Causing More Censorship
When should American companies comply with government censorship requests?
Las Vegas Shooting
Facebook, Twitter, and Google failed to stop fake news after Vegas shooting
Pirate Bay Founder Is Offering Anonymous Hosting to Fight Government Censorship
Peter Sunde is giving Catalan independence activists free, anonymous hosting and domain names to avoid Spanish government censorship.
American neo-Nazis are flocking to Russian social media
Spotify is cracking down on white supremacist and neo-Nazi music
North Korea's elite have really good internet access and use it for Facebook and porn
China’s great internet firewall is now coming for WhatsApp
Newly revived Wikipedia suit could reveal secrets of NSA surveillance program
Leaked manuals show how Facebook decides if you see nudity or death
Leaked manuals show exactly how Facebook's 4,500 content moderators are trained to manually filter out extreme racism, misogyny, violence, pornography and other content deemed too disturbing for wider human consumption.
Ukraine bans Russian social media sites in an attempt to punish the Kremlin