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Signal, new victim of Chinese censorship

TOPICS: censorship, China, Greatfire.org, messaging, Signal

Among the alternatives to WhatsApp, alongside Telegram, one of the most popular options is Signal. The growing instant messaging application has been blocked in mainland China. The chats no longer work and the app’s website is inaccessible from those latitudes. Within the spectrum of social networks and messaging services, one of the few Western alternatives […]

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Trump threatens to regulate or shut down social networks after questioning Twitter on two of his messages

TOPICS: censorship, conservatives, Donald Trump, election, propaganda, Twitter

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to “strongly regulate” or “shut down” social networking platforms after Twitter first singled out two of his tweets as “deceptive” and treated them as disseminators of unsubstantiated information. The move sparked the anger of the president, who used the same platform to express his rejection of alleged censorship: […]

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