Spectator and New Statesman reject press Royal Charter, citing Internet threat among concerns
Posted by malcolm on Thursday, March 21st, 2013 at 20:41
Two prominent current affairs publications, from different sides of the political spectrum, have publicly refused to sign up to the Royal Charter press regulator, citing among their concerns the...
Leveson regulators would cover web too
Posted by malcolm on Monday, March 18th, 2013 at 16:11
As the controversy over plans to introduce regulation of the media continue, it emerges that the government envisages a new regulator having responsibility not only for the press, but also for any...
Iran blocks VPNs ahead of elections
Posted by malcolm on Friday, March 15th, 2013 at 17:02
The Iranian authorities have blocked a number of VPNs in an attempt to prevent subjects from bypassing the government’s Internet filters in the run-up to June’s presidential election, reports...