The Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA) has officially banned TikTok for providing access to “immoral and indecent” videos – though it remains to be seen how permanent this ban will be.
Users of pirate IPTV services in the UK and Ireland are most likely being monitored by one or more major ISPs. Secret traffic analysis, provided to the High Court in a recent blocking case involving UEFA, reveals that studies were carried out in connection with Sky which determined many subscribers were accessing pirate IPTV platforms via the ISP.Blocking of regular piracy websites has been a feature of anti-piracy enforcement in Europe for almost 15 years.
Twitter has changed its policy on sharing hacked materials after facing criticism of its decision to block users from tweeting links to a New York Post article that contained Hunter Biden emails allegedly retrieved from a computer left at a repair shop.
We run these tests for each website in our corpus from connections of six different ISPs (Jio, Airtel, Vodafone, MTNL, BSNL, and ACT), which together serve more than 98% of Internet users in India .
BREIN, the active and prolific Dutch anti-piracy group that is usually targeting large platforms and content distribution networks, is now laying out a more encompassing plan.
A small but powerful portable tool working via Windows API.WPD is the most convenient and proper way to customize privacy related settings in Windows.Appx uninstaller.Easy remove pre-installed Microsoft Store apps or any other appx.Portable, freeware, no ads, command line arguments support.
Zoom says it’s working on new features that will allow it to block users based on their geographical location after admitting it recently suspended three user accounts based in Hong Kong and the US at the request of the Chinese government.
Apps often monitor users, create profiles, and sell data to advertisers for profit.For a while we’ve been relying on a unique user counting request stored on your computer.So, we’ve baked a tracker blocker right into the browser.
Here are the 2 ways to block ads on your Samsung, LG, Sony and Roku Smart TVs: Filtering specific Ad URLs to your Home Internet RouterInstalling BlockADA app for Android (Works on Android TVs only) Now we will discuss each method in detail and explain all the steps required to effectively block all the annoying ads: METHOD-1: Blocking Ads with your Home Internet Router.
(Bloomberg) -- An adviser to blockchain companies is claiming a 15-year-old and his crew of “evil computer geniuses” stole $24 million in cryptocurrency from him by hacking into his phone.A lawyer who represented Pinsky didn’t immediately respond to email and phone message.
While other browsers have been cheerfully implementing various levels of tracker blocking, leaving the business of blocking ads to add-ons, the decision to make the functionality part of Vivaldi (even if off by default) is controversial.
As well as simply knowing you've read the email, tracking pixels can be used for various other nefarious and intrusive means, as was proved last year by popular new email client SuperHuman.
In an interview with Netzpolitik, Access Now employee Berhan Taye explained that internet throttling is a new method that governments are using as part of their censorship toolkit – and explained why a government like Jordan might prefer internet throttling to straight up internet blocking:.
The algorithmic details may be complex but the basic principle is not: Privacy Badger observes the third party domains that are loaded as you browse the web, and blocks them if it sees them used on multiple websites.
The latest version of the popular content blocker uBlock Origin comes with a new protective feature that is exclusive to the Firefox web browser.The latest version of the popular content blocker uBlock Origin comes with a new protective feature that is exclusive to the Firefox web browser.
A free Internet guarantees that all online services are being treated equally: Right now we can access any website at the same speed.Without net neutrality ISPs could, for instance, offer a 'US bundle', which allows users to use certain US services like Google, Facebook and Twitter without any data limit.
Based on this technology, they built the company Personal Digital Spaces (PDS) to enable individuals to establish property rights over their personal information.
25, 2018.DAVOS, Switzerland — The United States needs to develop a national privacy law for personal data, in a similar fashion to what the European Union has done, the head of Salesforce said at a panel discussion at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Tuesday.
Ultimately, Dorsey hopes that the work will go beyond the creation of an open standard for decentralized social media, building a community around it too.There are several ways in which Web3 technology, such as blockchain, could help address the problems with social media sites that we see today.
Between Facebook’s Libra project and Google’s new Google Pay-linked checking accounts, Big Tech is demonstrating big plans to integrate itself into the world of digital finance.The survey, released today, polled more than 5,000 professionals working at various companies, including Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, and Uber.
Unknown Fund is Going to Invest and Donate $75 Million for the Development of Ideas of Anonymity.The Unknown Fund also sees incredible opportunities to protect the rights and freedoms of people that technology such as blockchain and cryptocurrencies give us.
He works at a company that emphasizes security, data ownership, and privacy integration with the Internet of Things, and discussed these issues with us as IoTeX moves toward a Mainnet beta launch later today.
Besides, Wasabi supports Tor connections for greater security and a Coinjoin system that completely anonymizes the coins inside a wallet by mixing them in a pool with several users and throwing the same balance for everyone in one address and the spare change in another.
AdBlock by AdBlock, Inc — over 800,000 users uBlock by Charlie Lee — over 850,000 users Though these extensions were fully working as any other adblocker does by removing ads from web pages a user visits, the researchers caught them performing " Cookie Stuffing " as an ad fraud scheme to generate revenue for their developers.
It’s now clear that the government’s plan to limit the protests from a technological perspective are starting with the VPNs. It is now official: The Great Firewall of China has expanded to block in Hong Kong.
Such restrictions imposed by executive orders would completely ruin the uniqueness and value of Hong Kong as a telecommunications hub, a pillar of success as an international financial centre.
Dan Larimer’s futuristic facial recognition network idea could solve decades old problems of identity that transcend blockchain itself.The new patent could solve major problems like identity theft which have collectively cost it’s victims over $107 billion the last 6 years.