Governments Are Increasingly Censoring the Internet

censoring the internetTransparency is always important when it comes to building trust. For the past 4 years transparency advocate groups have praised Google for reporting when world governments ask for a certain websites to be taken down or blocked. While these reports may be beneficial, they are often difficult and boring to read. Designer Sebastian Sadowski created a visualization chart that made it easy to read and compare Google’s transparency reports for different countries. The results of the charts show that governments worldwide are censoring the Internet more than in previous years.

Click the link below to see the charts and read the detailed article by Betsy Isaacson from the Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/07/03/government-censor-internet_n_3535322.html?utm_hp_ref=technology

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