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08/02/2013

UK porn filter to cover more than just porn

The controversy around the UK’s impending porn filter keeps on growing. People are angry enough that they’re doing it at all, but now, it seems that it may extend to more than mere porn.

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07/31/2013

Call to block Internet porn spreads to Canada

First the U.K. proposed a ban on Internet porn — and now the idea is spreading to Canada.

An MP from Winnipeg is pitching a porn ban for Canadian internet providers.

Conservative MP Joy Smith, who represents the Manitoba riding of Kildonan-St. Paul says Canada should block porn websites.

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04/24/2013

UK government calls for porn ban on public Wi-Fi

If the UK government has its way, public Wi-Fi will be sanitised, and surfers forbidden from accessing adult content. That's the stance of the Prime Minister, David Cameron, who has pledged to provide "good, clean, Wi-Fi" in public spaces.

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04/13/2013

Vatican watches porn too, says TorrentFreak

The Vatican may have been busy electing a new Pope, but it doesn't seem to have kept the priests too busy for a bit of porn. Some enterprising bloggers nosed around the Internet to find out what people were downloading from Vatican IP addresses. The results were surprisingly earthly.

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03/08/2013

Should, could the EU ban online porn?

Could the EU really ban porn online? Next week, hundreds of European parliament members will vote on a report that calls for banning pornography across 'all media' - including the Internet.

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12/14/2011

.XXX domain tempts legitimate companies

There's another land rush on in Canada, but this time the territory is digital. XXX domain names became publicly available last week, and Canadian firms are already rushing to protect themselves against ‘ghost’ porn sites popping up.

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09/20/2011

PETA gets into porn

There is an awful lot of porn on the web, but did you ever expect any of it to be hosted by an animals rights group? That's right - PETA is getting into porn.

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Danny BradburyDanny Bradbury

Danny Bradbury is a technology journalist with 20 years' experience. He writes regularly for publications including the Guardian, the Financial Times, the Financial Post, and Backbone magazine. Danny also writes and directs documentaries.

Maurice CachoMaurice Cacho

Maurice Cacho is a Toronto-based journalist mixing his love for tech with a passion for news. He's also CP24's Web Journalist and appears daily on CP24 Breakfast and weekly on the channel's tech show, Webnation, discussing tech news and trends.

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