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Archive for August, 2008

August 18, 2008

Naval Chief Video ordered Blocked by PTA

A directive has been issued from the PTA [confirmed through source within the PTA] that a URL of a certain online video which was made by Dawn News about the misuse of power by the Naval Chief Admiral Afzal Tahir has been blocked I personally cannot confirm exactly which URL’s were listed in the directive […]

August 17, 2008

Guide to Facebook Activism is an all-volunteer organization dedicated to helping grassroots activists around the world use the Internet and mobile phones to increase their impact. DigiActive has done a lot in highlighting the upcoming cutting edge technologies used in todays world and recently they published a short paper on Facebook Activism which is truly a must read. […]

August 11, 2008

Major Companies decide on the Principles of Free Expression and Privacy

Major technology companies, including Google, Yahoo! and Microsoft, have agreed, in principle, to a voluntary set of principles designed to guide businesses when they encounter laws and practices that may contravene international human rights standards or be at odds with law or culture in their home jurisdiction. The objective is to protect and advance freedom […]