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This fscking awesome greasemonkey script to uncensor the Internet. Ingenious.

Written by Brajesh

April 28, 2007 at 1:15 pm

Indian ISPs blocking Blogspot, Typepad

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The supposed reason is an order from India’s Department of Telecommunications (DoT), and if it’s true, the only thing I’ve to say to the person who ordered this, is – “Sir, you are a moron. Thank you!”

[Update]: The great play ball.

Written by Brajesh

July 18, 2006 at 7:32 am

Censorship : Google Censured

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'Do no evil' or 'Do less evil than others'. Pre – China Entry Google on Censorship

"Google does not censor results for any search term. The order and content of our results are completely automated; we do not manipulate our search results by hand. We believe strongly in allowing the democracy of the web to determine the inclusion and ranking of sites in our search results. To learn more about Google’s search technology, please visit …"

And now,

"It is Google’s policy not to censor search results. However, in response to local laws, regulations, or policies, we may do so. When we remove search results for these reasons, we display a notice on our search results pages. Please note: For some older removals (before March 2005), we may not show a notice at this time."

*Google logo by Paul Bubel.

Written by Brajesh

January 29, 2006 at 2:23 pm