Russia says it is restricting access to Facebook in the country

The Russian government announced Friday that it will begin to “partially restrict” access to Facebook, according to an announcement from its internet regulatory agency Roskomnadzor. Russia

Watch Sacha Baron Cohen skewer Zuckerberg’s ‘twisted logic’ on hate speech and fakes

Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen has waded into the debate about social media regulation. In an award-acceptance speech to the Anti-Defamation League yesterday, the creator of Ali G and Borat delivered a pr

Chilling effects

The removal of conspiracy enthusiast content by InfoWars brings us to an interesting and important point in the history of online discourse. The current form of Internet content distribution has made

The Meme That Will Never Die: Hitler Debunks The iPad

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/01/hitleriPad-215x120.jpg" width="215" height="120" /> While everyone is raving about the iPad, one person who doesn't like it is Hitler. The Y

How soon is too soon to equate HD DVD to fallen Hitler's Reich? Not soon enough, apparently

Luckily, this “Hitler railing against Flight Simulator/Quake/AMD” meme has been sufficiently subsumed that we can look past the obvious nastiness — Hitler — and enjoy the subti