Five years in a row: India is 2022’s biggest internet shutdowns offender
In 2022, India shut down the internet at least 84 times — more than any country, for the fifth consecutive year. Read “Weapons of control, shields of impunity: Internet shutdowns in 2022.”
G7 leaders decry internet shutdowns, but leave personal data up for grabs
G7 leaders pledged cooperation in support of democratic values online, highlighted the risks of internet shutdowns, and outlined the need to address gender-based discrimination online. But there’s a serious gap in commitments towards safeguarding personal data.
Prime Minister Turnbull is playing a dangerous shell game with calls to break encryption
His real aim may be to seek direct access to data from foreign companies.