Tag: ban

China looks to ban foreign hardware and software devices

China is at it again. The almost dictatorial regime has announced a plan to eradicate foreign hardware and software devices from the country. This is the second time…

Twitter CEO Defends Decision Not to Ban Alex Jones, Infowars

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defended his company’s decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his Infowars show, saying he did not break any rules. Dorsey’s remarks, in a series of tweets late Tuesday,…

Lawsuit Over White Nationalist’s Twitter Ban Clears Hurdle

A California judge has refused to throw out a lawsuit that accuses Twitter of violating the free speech rights of a leading white nationalist figure by banning his social media…

Saudi Lifts Ban on WhatsApp, Skype Calls but Will Monitor and Censor Them

‘ The Saudi government is lifting a ban on calls made through online apps such as Skype and WhatsAppon Thursday as part of its economic reforms, but a spokesman said it…

Laptop Ban Affecting Middle East-US Traffic, Says IATA

HIGHLIGHTS US in March announced laptop/tablet ban on flights coming in & going out The Middle-East bound flights were mostly targeted IATA has said that it’s affecting the…

With 31 Internet Shutdowns In Four Years, Kashmiris Unhappy With Latest Social Media Ban

TAUSEEF MUSTAFA VIA GETTY IMAGES Yesterday, the government of Jammu and Kashmir ordered the blocking of access to 22 social-media websites in the troubled Kashmir Valley. This is…

With 31 Internet Shutdowns In Four Years, Kashmiris Unhappy With Latest Social Media Ban

Yesterday, the government of Jammu and Kashmir ordered the blocking of access to 22 social-media websites in the troubled Kashmir Valley. This is not the first time that…

Demonetisation move: Centre’s currency ban affects PM Modi’s following on Twitter

New Delhi: Just after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes, over 3 lakh of his followers on micro-blogging site twitter…

UK government to stop teenagers looking at porn: What is the porn ban, and how does it affect you?

The UK government is pushing new legislation to protect minors from online pornography. Here’s what it has in mind, as we explain what is the porn ban, and…