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App stores: Gatekeepers, or censors of the mobile Web? - CNN.com


Feb 6, 2013 ... It's been framed as a debate between Web freedom and the freedom from stumbling upon potentially offensive content.

Freedom Time: Google Voice Letter to the FCC, iPhone App Store ...


Sep 21, 2009 ... Freedom Time wasn't one of the more high-profile iPhone App Store rejections. ... and pressure because of perceived censorship of a political image. ... free mobile web to be a viable alternative to the mobile gatekeepers to ...

Apple's App Store, Porn & “Censorship” - Technology Liberation Front


Feb 20, 2010 ... What Apple decides to do with its application store, and what it ... the Apps stores will no longer have any meaningful "gatekeeper" control over ... important distinction between mobile Internet browsing and desktop Internet ...

Mobile web vs app usage statistics - Business Insider


Apr 7, 2014 ... Mobile Apps Are Killing The Free Web, Handing A Censored Duopoly ... The problem here is that apps are controlled by two gatekeepers, ... Apps are heavily controlled by the dominant app stores owners, Apple and Google.

The broken Promise of the Mobile Web - Rick Strahl's Web Log


Aug 18, 2014 ... The Mobile Web has come a long way to provide the abillity to ... application as opposed to have the app store overloads censor you. ..... a gatekeeper that charges a toll and censors what you can and can't do in your apps.

App Store Censorship and FBI Hacking Proposed at Congressional ...


Apr 19, 2016 ... App Store Censorship and FBI Hacking Proposed at Congressional Crypto Hearing ... That proposal would seem to leave to app store gatekeepers the ... information that is more accessible to surveillance now than before cell phones, ... along with shorter and shorter retention periods for Internet service ...

Does Twitter's Vine have a porn problem? | Houston Style Magazine ...


Jan 30, 2013 ... Perhaps it was a foregone conclusion, what with the Internet's proven ability to turn ... App stores: Gatekeepers, or censors of the mobile Web?

Court Backs Rules Treating Internet as Utility, Not Luxury - The New ...


Jun 14, 2016 ... Clearing Out the App Stores: Government Censorship Made Easier .... “It ensures the right to an open internet with no gatekeepers.” ... internet users don't feel the difference between fixed-wire broadband and mobile service.

The Internet Is Sick - MIT Technology Review


3 days ago ... Since Tim Berners-Lee published the first Web page in 1991, more than three ... Center for Internet and Society, and advocacy director at anti-censorship ... For example, Surman describes today's mobile app stores and giant social ... Biddle argues those gatekeepers have also helped get millions of people ...

The Algorithms Are Taking Over: Who Controls Our Online Future?


Jan 2, 2016 ... The Internet is devolving from a free forum of ideas to a series of walled ... that 10 % of all pedestrian emergency room visits are now from cell phones and not a ... electronic gatekeepers: a mixture of highly sophisticated computer algorithms .... Apple's App Store has generated a myriad of its own headlines.