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# isps - Monday 10 February, 2020

Gardaí and internet providers team up to block new domains hosting child abuse images
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# Blocked

Gardaí and internet providers team up to block new domains hosting child abuse images

Feb 10th 2020, 5:46 PM 10,204 Views 8 Comments

Internet service providers will be given the domain names which will be blocked to Irish users.

# isps - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

The moon now has faster broadband than rural Ireland... here's why slow internet is the WORST
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From The Daily Edge
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The moon now has faster broadband than rural Ireland... here's why slow internet is the WORST

May 28th 2014, 7:30 PM 3,921 Views 3 Comments

They were harrowing times.

# isps - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Senator: 'We have to think of Playboy as part of the good old days'
# Pornography
# Pornography

Senator: 'We have to think of Playboy as part of the good old days'

Jul 23rd 2013, 9:31 AM 10,838 Views 45 Comments

Senator Mary Ann O’Brien has asked Minister Pat Rabbitte to examine the UK’s moves to block online pornography.

# isps - Saturday 6 July, 2013

Aaron McKenna: Thanks to the government, internet censorship is alive and well
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# Opinion

Aaron McKenna: Thanks to the government, internet censorship is alive and well

Jul 6th 2013, 8:00 AM 598 Views 50 Comments

Ireland has bent over backwards to accommodate the wishes of copyright holders by blocking file-sharing websites – but there isn’t as much effort put into the voluntary blocking of child porn, such as exists in the UK or Norway, writes Aaron McKenna.

# isps - Thursday 27 December, 2012

How fast are Irish internet service providers? Here's what Netflix says
# The Internet
# The Internet

How fast are Irish internet service providers? Here's what Netflix says

Dec 27th 2012, 7:00 AM 30,245 Views 71 Comments

The online movie and TV series streaming service has published data on Irish ISPs and how they rank according to streaming speeds for Netflix content.

# isps - Thursday 20 December, 2012

ACTA is dead: EU abandons referral to top court for ruling
# Acta
# Acta

ACTA is dead: EU abandons referral to top court for ruling

Dec 20th 2012, 8:49 AM 40,534 Views 24 Comments

The controversial international counterfeiting treaty will no longer be sent to the European Court of Justice.

# isps - Friday 13 July, 2012

Column: Online pornography – Ireland should give parents a choice
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# Opinion

Column: Online pornography – Ireland should give parents a choice

Jul 13th 2012, 7:00 AM 361 Views 44 Comments

Children are being exposed to sexual material online. A simple opt-in filter would help protect them without stifling web freedom, writes Pat McKenna.

# isps - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Controversial anti-piracy pact rejected by key European parliament committee
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# Acta

Controversial anti-piracy pact rejected by key European parliament committee

Jun 21st 2012, 2:18 PM 2,774 Views 15 Comments

The international trade committee has said that the European Parliament should not ratify ACTA next month.

# isps - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Column: Blocking child porn isn’t about censorship. It keeps children safe.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Blocking child porn isn’t about censorship. It keeps children safe.

Mar 21st 2012, 7:30 AM 1,195 Views 104 Comments

The rights of children must come first – and it’s time to block images of the worst sexual abuse, write Senators Deirdre Clune and Jillian van Turnhout.

# isps - Thursday 24 November, 2011

European court makes it illegal for ISPs to block blanket file-sharing
# Filesharing
# Filesharing

European court makes it illegal for ISPs to block blanket file-sharing

Nov 24th 2011, 4:04 PM 7,741 Views 63 Comments

In what is being hailed by internet providers as a landmark ruling, the European Court of Justice says ISPs cannot ‘filter’ content.

# isps - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

UK: Four internet service providers to block access to porn sites
# ISPs
# ISPs

UK: Four internet service providers to block access to porn sites

Oct 11th 2011, 9:35 AM 1,732 Views 43 Comments

As part of a government bid to tackle the sexualisation of children, some the UK’s main ISPs will automatically block access to sites showing sexually explicit imagery – unless customers specifically request to be able to view pornography.

# isps - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

China's largest search engine to pay for music downloads
# Downloading
# Downloading

China's largest search engine to pay for music downloads

Jul 19th 2011, 6:03 PM 199 Views 0 Comments

Sony, Warner Music and Universal have reached a deal with Baidu. Currently almost all of music downloads in China are illegal.