Twitter Will Censor Tweets in Some Countries

Friday, January 27, 2012

Twitter has announced that they will censor communication in some countries. This has sparked concern among users as the social media platform has become vital to pro-democracy movements around the world. How will this affect normal Twitter users? Which one of your tweets might be censored? Mark Gregory, technology correspondent for our partner the BBC, tells us more.

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Mark Gregory

Comments [1]

This is a big mistake on part of Twitter. It's one thing to have a country block Twitter because they fear what it's capable of in the hands of the people. It's another thing for Twitter themselves to block what the people are trying to say from reaching the masses. Twitter is keeping the real villains from appearing like villains. Twitter is now in the business of protecting the villains and monsters.

Jan. 27 2012 10:19 AM

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