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Tumblr Loses Nearly 100m Users After Porn Ban

Tumblr Loses Nearly 100m Users In 1 Month Towards the end of last year, social media site Tumblr announced that they were planning new community guidelines. These were ...

March 15, 2019 at 2:45 pm by

Huawei Creates Operating System In Case Of Windows Ban

Over the last few months, you will have undoubtedly heard one of the stories surrounding the controversy over Huawei technology. If you haven’t, I’ll give it to ...

March 15, 2019 at 12:50 pm by

Valve Decides To Pull Controversial Game From Steam

Valve Pulls Controversial Game From Steam Earlier this week it was revealed that a game with more than a little controversial content was set to be released on Steam. The ...

March 7, 2019 at 12:10 pm by

Russia Votes For Tighter Internet Controls

Russia Votes For Stricter Internet Russia has never exactly been known as a country that permits much to go on. At least, not without the government’s knowledge. The ...

February 13, 2019 at 6:42 pm by

Reddit Users Fear Censorship After Tencent Investment

Reddit Censorship Fears One of the biggest criticisms of the internet today is the manner in which such a significant amount of content is either not allowed or is blocked. I ...

February 11, 2019 at 1:43 pm by

China Retailers Skip Game Ban By Making Their Own Cover Art

Chinese Retailers Look To Bypass Gaming Ban It’s hardly a secret that in terms of media restrictions, China is one of the most heavily monitored and censored countries ...

February 10, 2019 at 10:26 am by

YouTube Finally Deletes Child Abusers Channel

YouTube Deletes Austin Jones Account In June 2017, popular YouTuber Austin Jones was arrested amid allegation of soliciting his fans for pornographic images of themselves. ...

February 9, 2019 at 4:22 pm by

UK Expected To Announce Huawei Ban Decision In March

Huawei The last 6 months has proven to be a very difficult period for Chinese communications giant Huawei. Specifically, because many concerns have been raised internationally ...

February 4, 2019 at 10:09 am by

Microsoft Bing Is Inaccessible In China But No One Knows Why

Bing Becomes Inaccessible In China When Microsoft launched their ‘Bing‘ search engine, I’m pretty sure that they hoped that it could form some new ...

January 24, 2019 at 10:20 pm by
YouTube Updates Guidelines to Ban "Dangerous" Pranks

YouTube Updates Guidelines to Ban “Dangerous” Pranks

No More Tide Pod or Bird Box Challenges Perhaps prompted by the most recent spate of Bird Box challenge videos, YouTube has officially updated their guidelines to ban pranks ...

January 16, 2019 at 5:42 pm by
China Looks Into Possible NAND and DRAM Price-Fixing by Suppliers

China Approves 2nd Wave Of Video Game Releases

China Approves More Video Games Throughout the world, there are few countries that regulate their media more strictly than China. The only possible exception I could think of ...

January 10, 2019 at 5:17 pm by
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Valve Reveal 600,000 VAC Bans In December Alone

Valve Dropped A Huge Ban Hammer In December You may not be aware, but Valve does actually have a rather stringent anti-cheating system on its Steam platform. It does act a lot ...

January 7, 2019 at 4:26 pm by
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Blizzard Names 18,000 Banned South Korean Overwatch Players

Overwatch If you play Overwatch, you will be aware of how Blizzard has been taking very proactive steps to ensure that the community is as ‘clean’ as possible. ...

January 3, 2019 at 11:34 am by
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Bethesda Offer Fallout 76 Cheaters A Path To Forgiveness

Fallout 76 Cheaters Despite Fallout 76 having clearly sold exceptionally poorly, it seems that some people still couldn’t resist cheating in the game. In fairness, ...

December 27, 2018 at 9:29 am by
China Looks Into Possible NAND and DRAM Price-Fixing by Suppliers

China Officially Starts Approving Games Again

China Approving Games Again Earlier this year, China was clearly unhappy at some of the video games that were being approved for release in the country. As I’m sure ...

December 22, 2018 at 10:36 am by