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  1. Google Will Alert Searchers About 'Right to Be Forgotten' Link Removals

    We remain deeply concerned about a ruling that opens the door to a censoring of the past without any proper checks and balances. Jodie Ginsberg, chief executive of Index on Censorship, said that while flagging search results is all well and good...

  2. China Blocks Google Ahead of Tiananmen Square 25th Anniversary

    What is China Censoring Now? In addition to censorship of material on Google, the Chinese government blocks popular websites such as Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. As early as last Friday, Google reported slower levels of activity from China.

  3. Bing Denies Censoring Search Results, Blames 'Glitch'

    Microsoft has been forced to deny that its Bing search engine is censoring some results for users across the world. For example, for the search term "达赖喇嘛" (Dalai Lama), GreatFire found that results displayed on Bing's Chinese and international...

  4. SES San Francisco Keynote: Google's Matt Cutts & Patrick Thomas on Search Engine Censorship

    Most recently, Google found itself internally debating censoring autocomplete suggestions when the Boston bombing happened earlier this year. After all, one man's spam is another's great marketing strategy, just as one man's censorship is another's...

  5. Indian Government Pressure Facebook, Google, Twitter to Censor Content

    Twitter declined to comment on the situation, but reiterated its strong support for freedom of speech and said that it disagrees with censoring content on the site. However, Sibal has since denied that he was trying to promote government-led...

  6. Oh What A Tangled Web They've Weaved: Wikileaks Game Card

    Twitter Accused Of Censoring Wikileaks More on Wikileaks Censorship So who are the players in this interesting global intrigue? WikiLeaks is a non-profit media organization dedicated to bringing important news and information to the public.

  7. Google's New Approach to China: A Closer Look at the Attack Heard 'Round the Web

    As a result, Google plans to stop censoring Google.cn search results, potentially ceasing to operate in China altogether. To add to that, this developing security industry story extends far beyond the tech sphere with its involvement of cyber...

  8. Tibet's Revenge

    There's quite a bit of controversy over things like censoring search results, whether it's in China or the Catholic Google opt-in model. Just because the search engines had to lie down and take the censorship doesn't mean Google's headquarters were...

  9. Daily SearchCast, July 20, 2006: Amnesty International Raps Search Engines On Censorship; Currency Exchange Rates In Google AdWords Kept Secret; Microsoft To Allow More Search Default Choice & More!

    Today's search podcast covers Amnesty International calling on searchers to lobby Google, Yahoo and Microsoft to stop censoring in China; Microsoft to allow manufacturers more choice in search defaults; why does Google consider exchange rates...