Mexican president mounts campaign against social media bans Mexican Social Media President Andrés Manuel López Obrador Donald Trump- Tempemail

Mexico’s president vowed Thursday to lead an international effort to combat what he considers censorship by social media companies that have blocked or suspended the accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s administration is reaching out to other government to form a common front on the Continue Reading

Facebook Bans US President Trump ‘Indefinitely’ – Tempemail

Image sourced from Al Jazeera Facebook founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerburg has revealed that US President Donald Trump’s Facebook and Instagram accounts will be banned “indefinitely”. In a post, Zuckerburg says “we are extending the block we have placed on his Facebook and Instagram accounts indefinitely and for at least Continue Reading

‘Four years of propaganda’: Trump social media bans come too late, experts say | Donald Trump- Tempemail

In the 24 hours since the US Capitol in Washington was seized by a Trump-supporting mob disputing the results of the 2020 election, American social media companies have barred the president from their platforms for spreading falsehoods and inciting the crowd. Facebook, Snapchat, and Twitch suspended Donald Trump indefinitely. Twitter Continue Reading

Pakistan bans Chinese app TikTok over unlawful content Social Media TikTok Pakistan company Instructions- Tempemail

Pakistan blocked the Chinese social media app TikTok saying the company failed to fully comply with the instructions to develop an effective mechanism to control unlawful content. In a statement, the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority said Friday that it took the step after receiving complaints against “immoral and indecent” content on Continue Reading

Amazon bans foreign sales of seeds in US amid mystery packages | Technology

Amazon said it has banned foreign sales of seeds in the United States after thousands of Americans received unsolicited packages of seeds in their mailboxes, mostly postmarked from China. The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) in July identified more than a dozen plant species ranging from morning glories to mustard Continue Reading

Twitter bans white supremacist David Duke after 11 years | Twitter- Tempemail

In 1999, the former Ku Klux Klan grand wizard David Duke predicted that the Internet would help give birth to a “coming white revolution”. The news media did not give him friendly coverage, he wrote on his website, but on the internet, he could reach supporters directly, starting a “chain Continue Reading

China may retaliate against Nokia, Ericsson if EU bans Huawei – Networking – Security- Tempemail

China is considering retaliating against telecom gear makers Nokia and Ericsson if the European Union follows the United States and Britain in banning Huawei Technologies from 5G networks, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Britain last week ordered telecom operators not to purchase 5G components Continue Reading

Google bans ads on coronavirus conspiracy theory content – Software- Tempemail

Google will prohibit websites and apps that use its advertising technology from running ads on “dangerous content” that goes against scientific consensus during the coronavirus pandemic. The world’s largest search engine updated its policy as the health crisis has continued to rage throughout the United States, and digital advertising giants Continue Reading

German court bans Tesla ad statements related to autonomous driving – Hardware – Software- Tempemail

Germany has banned Tesla from repeating what a court says are misleading advertising statements relating to the capabilities of the firm’s driver assistance systems and to autonomous driving, a Munich judge ruled. Tesla can appeal the ruling. The case was brought by Germany’s Wettbewerbszentrale, an industry sponsored body tasked with Continue Reading