Monday, March 29, 2010

In week 6, we will look at laws and current issues relating to content on the internet.

Should freedom of speech on the internet prevail over protection of the public interest?

What are the relevant public interests?

Should there by government regulation, or reliance on technology? See NetNanny for example.
Some current issues from around the world include:

China / Google

Venezuela

Nigeria

Australia

United States

Spain

1 comment:

Gerard said...

australian & chinese govt in war of words with google:
http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/technology/technology-news/government-goes-to-war-with-google-over-net-censorship-20100330-r9bp.html