Russian internet watchdog launches procedure to block access to Telegram messenger

Russian internet watchdog launches procedure to block access to Telegram messenger

The Russian telecommunications watchdog has issued an order to internet providers restricting access to web resources used by Telegram messenger, which lost a court battle with the authorities over encryption. “The information on web resources used by the Telegram company was sent to internet service providers on Monday in order to restrict access to them,” […]

Ecuador Cuts Wikileaks’ Julian Assange’s Internet Over Social Media Posts

Ecuador Cuts Wikileaks’ Julian Assange’s Internet Over Social Media Posts

QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuador’s government said Wednesday it has cut off WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s internet connection at the nation’s London embassy after his recent activity on social media decrying the arrest of a Catalan separatist politician. In a statement, officials said Assange’s recent posts “put at risk” the good relations Ecuador maintains with […]

BlackRock your total describe incoming calls punditry threat in to symbol fund internet marketing business

BlackRock your total describe incoming calls punditry threat in to symbol fund internet marketing business

NEW YORK (Reuters) – BlackRock Inc on Wednesday disclosed in its annual report for the first time a risk associated with “third-party commentary citing concerns about the growth of index investing.” “As a leader in the index investing and asset management industry, BlackRock has been the subject of third-party commentary citing concerns about the growth […]

First France, Now Brazil Unveils Plans to Empower the Government to Censor the Internet in the Name of Stopping “Fake News”

First France, Now Brazil Unveils Plans to Empower the Government to Censor the Internet in the Name of Stopping “Fake News”

Yesterday afternoon, the official Twitter account of Brazil’s Federal Police (its FBI equivalent) posted an extraordinary announcement. The bureaucratically nonchalant tone it used belied its significance. The tweet, at its core, purports to vest in the federal police and the federal government that oversees it the power to regulate, control and outright censor political content on the […]