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Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Netflix's decision to censor an episode of comedian Hasan Minhaj's series, blocking access to it within Saudi Arabia, has implications that ripple far beyond the borders of the Saudi dictatorship.
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Rick Salutin | As news outlets struggle to survive, the obvious solution is public funding.
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Krystalline Kraus | Two controversial new Netflix programs have sparked discussion about issues usually deemed irrelevant by the left.
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Michael Geist | Today's post examines the possibility that new policy innovations might also be stymied by the TPP, further limiting Canadian cultural policy.
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Michael Geist | The intersection between the TPP and Canadian cultural policies is likely to emerge as one of the more controversial aspects of the TPP.
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Meghan Sali, Digital Freedom Update | When Netflix announced recently that the company would be cracking down on users who employ privacy tools while using the service, you could practically hear the groans reverberate across the globe.
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Eva Prkachin | If the first two weeks of January are any indication, it’s going to be a busy year for the open Internet.
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Michael Geist | Has the CRTC started a fight it can't win? Possibly. It looks like threats of new regulation won't scare Netflix into submission.
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Josh Tabish | Industry coddling by U.S. FCC could see Internet become a lot more like TV. Are U.S. policymakers putting Big Telecom ahead of Internet users?
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David Christopher | Big Telecom is running scared of cord-cutters and is doing what it takes to block them from watching their favourite shows online.
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Stop the Hollyweb!
Bob Chandler | Microsoft, Google, Netflix and the BBC have teamed up in an attempt to build Digital Restrictions Management into core web standards. This move is a serious threat to the free and open web.
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Cathi Bond | Nearly everyone's hooked on Netflix or other online content providers. But there are a few dark sides to downloading movies, things you might want to seriously consider.