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NBN Co Won’t Filter Internet, ISPs Will

NBN Co Won’t Filter Internet, ISPs Will

It’s no secret that Giz isn’t a fan of the government’s filter. Though Telstra has now adopted a more moderate voluntary framework (and Optus soon will), other ISPs like Internode and iiNet call it “security theatre” bypassed with basic DNS tweaks. The latest filter news: NBN Co has confirmed it…

Conroy Not Fooling Anyone On An Open Internet

Conroy Not Fooling Anyone On An Open Internet

The internet freedom business is doing a roaring trade these days. Things started picking up early last year with Hillary Clinton’s landmark speech, “Remarks on internet Freedom,” which equated an open internet with human rights and condemned state-sponsored censorship of the net.