India to prosecute 21 Social Networking Sites

Google and facebook were warned yesterday that their websites can be “blocked” like in China if they fail to devise a mechanism to check and remove objectionable material from their web pages. As a further development, the Government of India granted sanction to prosecute 19 other social networking websites, apart from Facebook and Google. The […]

India to block social networking sites “like China”?

The Delhi High Court on Thursday warned social networking site Facebook India and search engine Google India that websites can be “blocked” like in China if they fail to devise a mechanism to check and remove objectionable material from their web pages. “Like China, we will block all such websites,” Justice Suresh Kait said while […]

EFF Celeberates its 20th Anniversary

The Electronic Frontier Foundation celebrates its 20th Anniversay on July 10, 2010. To commemorate this event, it has released this animation: This animation depicts three key issues that bother the average Internet user: 3. Onerous user agreements. Users regularly click through monstrous blocks of legalese in order to use the most popular web sites and […]

Internet is monitored and controlled even in Democracies

Disclaimer: The views expressed by Reporters sans Frontiers in this article does not constitute the views of Isoc India Chennai. Internet Enemies 2009 2 Publish at Scribd or explore others: Research censorship freedom of expressio “Internet monitored and controlled, even in democracies” After joint appeal with Amnesty International for an end to online censorship, Reporters […]