Google Updates Transparency Report

Earlier this week, Google announced that it added updated data to its Transparency Report, spanning January 2011 to June 2011. The tool, which launched last year, provides data on Google services, including traffic patterns and service disruptions in different countries.  Additionally, the tool includes information  about government requests for content removal and user data. For [...]

China Censors ‘Occupy’ Movement

Prompted by recent “Occupy” protests in the United States, last week China’s largest microblogging service, Sina Weibo, begun censoring a long list of phrases that combine the Chinese word for “occupy” (占领) and the name of places in China.  The official Chinese policy on the Occupy Wall Street movement is that the protests are “worth [...]

Local Outreach Coordinator Application Deadline is Approaching!

Hey everyone! This is a reminder that Local Outreach Coordinator applications are due on October 30th. This is a great opportunity to promote Internet openness and help Herdict. Please email all applications and / or questions regarding the application process to LOC@Herdict<dot>org Applicants should provide: A cover letter indicating your interest in the position A [...]

« Older Posts