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May 6, 2013

Google Transparency Report for Hong Kong

Google has created an interactive transparency report showing information on requests made to the company by copyright holders and governments.  According to the report, from July 2009 to December, 2012, […]
May 6, 2013

Types of information requests

There are two types of requests: those for information about users, referred to as user data requests and those asking that content be removed from the Internet, known as content removal requests.
May 6, 2013

Hong Kong Government discloses requests for online user information

Over a three-year period, the Hong Kong Government made at least 14,453 requests to Internet Service Providers for disclosure of their users’ information. Separately, the government also […]