YouTube (part of Alphabet)
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The reorganization of Google into Alphabet was completed on 2 October 2015.
Author: Rebecca MacKinnon, Melissa Brown, and Jasmine Arooni, Ranking Digital Rights
"Digital rights 2020 outlook: Market realities and regulation are raising the bar", January 2020 ...
Occupied Palestinian territory: The gathering of the Palestinian Journalists accuse whatsapp of blocking journalists' accounts
The Gathering of the Palestinian Journalists condemned and reported that popular messaging application WhatsApp banned on Friday, November 15, accounts of hundreds of Palestinian journalists reporting on Israeli violations in Gaza....
Govts. of India, Russia & Turkey censor social media & blog content the most, according to new research
Author: Paul Bischoff, comparitech.com
"Which government censors the tech giants the most?" 1 Oct 2019...
Singapore: 'Fake News' law grants temporary exemptions so tech companies can implement compliance measures
Author: Prinyaka Boghani, S&P Global
"Google, Facebook given breathing room as Singapore enacts 'fake news' law," 03 October 2019...
YouTube pulls down video spoof of protest anthem ‘Glory to Hong Kong’ over copyright infringement accusations
Author: South China Morning Post (Hong Kong)
The video-sharing platform YouTube… removed a controversial video version of the protest anthem Glory to Hong Kong with lyrics changed to be supportive of police and disparaging of the anti-government movement....
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Author: Natasha Singer and Kate Conger, New York Times
Google agreed... to pay a record $170 million fine and make changes to protect children's privacy on YouTube... The penalty and changes were part of a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission and New York's attorney general, which had accused...
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