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  • NBN liked, ISP filter dogs Labor in election wake

    The National Broadband Network is likely to play a key role in the balance of power with the independents and Greens supportive of the project, however, mandatory Internet filtering remains a bugbear that many of the elected MPs continue to oppose.

    Written by Rodney Gedda23 Aug. 10 11:23
  • CyberSitter files lawsuit against China over Green Dam

    Web software filtering vendor CyberSitter has filed a US $2.2 billion lawsuit against the Chinese government, two Chinese software markers and seven major computer manufacturers for their distribution of Green Dam Youth Escort, a controversial Web filtering package the Chinese government had mandated to be installed on computers sold there.

    Written by Grant Gross06 Jan. 10 08:06
  • Calls for Conroy to release Internet censorship trial results

    Opposition spokesperson, Nick Minchin, has bought the Government’s proposed Internet content filtering scheme back to the political forefront, criticising the Government over its lack of transparency regarding the trials.

    Written by Kathryn Edwards02 Sept. 09 12:19
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  • Google censors China porn searches

    Google engineers have put in place several measures to remove pornography from search results in China, after the government warned the company its filter was too weak.

    Written by Dan Nystedt23 June 09 21:34