They were asked to block YouTube in Pakistan but PTA blocked dozens on Google services including Docs, Apps and even Analytics.
Indian has ordered ISPs to block access to YouTube shortener as these URLs may have been used to share inflammatory videos on Twitter and Facebook.
Learn how to create your own proxy site using the free WordPress website and easily access any website that is either blocked by your IT administrator or censored by the government.
Video sharing website Vimeo was recently blocked in India because of a court order. There’s however an easy workaround to bypass this unreasonable ban.
The reason why Google is redirected Blogger blogs from blogspot.com to country-specific URLs is censorship – they can more easily block content in countries now.
Indian government wants Internet companies to monitor and screen every single video, photo and blog that is published online.
How safe is Orkut for my children? Are my kids sharing personal contact information with strangers whom they meet on the Internet? Can I block orkut and other websites like Facebook and Myspace on the home computer.
Reports are coming in that all blogspot.com blogs hosted on Blogger are currently inaccessible from India. The traceroute output seems to confirm the issue.
This graphic image shows a list of keywords and websites that are currently blocked or censored in China.
Amazon owned IMDB.com, a hugely popular web database of movies and actors, is no longer accessible from China. They blocked IMDB due to a film on Tibet.
China plans to require that all personal computers sold in the country as of July 1 be shipped with software that blocks access to certain Web sites, a move that could give government censors unprecedented control over how Chinese users access the Internet.
China has the highest number of Internet users in the world and that explains why American companies co-operate with the Chinese government in implementing internet censorship. WordPress is however different.
There are some 275 million blogs hosted on Blogger.com and all them have possibly been blocked in China. Learn tricks on how to post to Blogger blogs from inside Mainland China.
Internet censorship in China – Leaked documents from Baidu reveals a list of banned keywords and topics that are blacklisted on the Chinese internet.
If you are based in Korea and like to upload video on to the YouTube Korea website, here’s a simple workaround.
Herdict Web show you a list of sites that are inaccessible in a particular country. You can also use it to know locations where a particular site may have been blocked.
The Ministry of External Affairs has issued a blanket ban on blogging, social networking or web email services aimed at preventing cyber attacks and leakage of classified information.
Bloggers and journalists in China are using a novel approach to bypass Internet filters in their country â€“ they write backwards or from right to left. The content therefore remains readable by human beings but defeats the web filtering software.
How to surf the internet anonymously and visit websites without telling them anything about your identity.
There are online services that help you test Internet filtering in China – you will know if your site is accessible or restricted in China.