Lest we forget the Right to Forget
Google won its fight against tougher “right to be forgotten” rules after Europe’s top court said on Tuesday it does not have to remove links to sensitive personal data worldwide, rejecting a French demand.
Sky and BT warn that government was wasting its time
In a move that everyone foresaw, other than the people who gave you Brexit, a small change to Google’s browser could make the UK government’s attempts to censor the internet useless.
But allows terrorism and racism
Apple’s new iPhone parental controls have taken the pulse of Trump’s America and are blocking sex education sites while allowing kids to search racist, terrorism and violent sites.
You probably were not expecting this
A team of Oxford boffins took time out from their busy schedule of curing cancer, building rocket cars and finding a genetic cure for the plague to prove that internet filters do not stop people watching porn.
Think of the children
The UK government has decided that it will ban all web sites which depict “unconventional sex”.
No original reporting, thank you so much
Online companies in mainland China have been ordered to put a halt to writing news that isn’t sanctioned by the government.
“FindFace,” which uses facial recognition software to match random photographs on Russians social media Vkontakte is finding that their service is being used by puritans to stage witch-hunts against porn stars.
We already have a nice walled garden thanks
It looks like Apple's hopes to make up some of the cash it is losing to slumping smartphone sales by getting into the entertainment business have been thwarted by Chinese censors.
Only in Germany though
This will cost them