Sweden outlines plans to legislate against “harmful” content online

Much like Germany and other European nations, Sweden too, is now tightening its leash around “abusive” content in social media. The government is now looking to pass legislation that will hold social media companies partly responsible for the content published across their platforms. Digitization Minister Anders Ygeman is one of the driving forces behind the […]

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400 Million Indian Users to Be De-Anonymized; UK Launches Social Media Monitoring Program With Ofcom

By Aaron Kesel All over the world governments are now threatening to monitor social media users’ posts online. Now, India is joining the effort with a new law expected to go into effect later this month that threatens Indian users’ privacy. Social media companies will have to reveal users’ identities if Indian government agencies request their […]

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