Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Censorship

Crypto leaders worry over threat to industry from ‘big tech’ censorship

Social media users are leaving traditional providers in droves in favor of more independent platforms over fears of unwarranted data collection, censorship, and...

Kim Dotcom Discusses the Swelling Crypto Economy and His Plans to...

This week, news.Bitcoin.com chatted with Kim Dotcom, the founder of the now-defunct file hosting service Megaupload and the creator of the content monetization...

Internet Shutdowns Cost India $2.8B in 2020: Report

A 2020 report by Top10VPN found India to be the country that suffered the most economic damage from internet disruptions. Source link

Blockchain Developers Are Focused on the Wrong Problem

If it's to reach its full potential, the decentralized economy needs to scale censorship resistance, say Solana's CEO and COO. Source link

Snowden and human rights advocates talk internet surveillance in the era...

Challenges to internet freedom are threats to grassroots protests, panelists agreed. Source link

In India, a Clash of Digital Innovation and Internet Censorship

Among democracies, the Indian government tends to shut down the internet most frequently. Can crypto thrive in this environment? Source link

‘Slippery slope’ as new Bitcoin mining pool censors transactions

The launch of a new 'censored' mining pool has some Bitcoiners worried its a harbinger of things to come. Source link

Partisan dunks eclipse Section 230 in Senate hearing on social media...

Though the hearing did not focus on solutions, open source looks like a real way of addressing the committee's concerns about transparency and...

This social media platform gives you the option to make your...

The CEO of Minds thinks that others will follow suit. Source link

Belarus News Media Are Testing Decentralized Tech to Resist Censorship

Belarus media are testing NewNode, a decentralized tech helping resist the government censorship. Source link