Tag: takedown

Over half of Netflix government takedown demands are from Singapore

Singapore—Netflix, the video streaming company that revolutionized the way people consume movies and series, has received a number of takedown demands since its launching in 1997. To date, Netflix has removed nine pieces of content due to takedown demands from various governments. Five of these...

Facebook takedown in Myanmar – cracking down on hate speech posts and pages linked to the military

On Wednesday, December 19, Facebook took down a combined number of more than 500 pages, groups and accounts in Myanmar that were perpetuating misinformation and hate speech, calling it "coordinated inauthentic behaviour". After recently receiving criticism because of inability to control and censor posts that promote...