Tag Archives: newspapers

Twitter will alert users before handing over information to authorities

May 26th, 2011by dvdxplayer 1,970 views |Comments Off

Twitter will alert customers that they are being pursued if they are forced to hand over user details to authorities.

Tony Wang, who heads up Twitter’s European operations, commented when asked about an online privacy dispute that is starting to boil over in the UK. “Platforms should have responsibility not to defend the user, but to protect that user’s right to defend him or herself,” mentioned Wang. Read More »

Google halts its newspaper digitization operations

May 23rd, 2011by dvdxplayer 1,437 views |Comments Off

Google has confirmed that it will stop digitizing old newspapers, blaming publishers who were searching to produce revenue off the archives rather than just leaving them absolutely free online like google wanted.

All old digital content articles will be discovered at news.google.com/archivesearch however the selection will not grow starting today. Read More »