How video sites are being blocked in Russia

Russia’s internet watchdog has banned some of the world’s most popular video sites including YouTube and Vimeo, citing their “potential for the dissemination of material considered harmful.”The Federal Service for Supervision of Communications (Roskomnadzor), which regulates the country’s internet, said it is taking measures to protect the safety of the public and the content of […]

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Malayalam website banned from US due to content breach

A Malaysian website has been banned from the US due a security breach.Malaysia’s National Cyber Security Agency said in a statement that it was banning the video-sharing website Awasana, which allows users to share videos of themselves with a wide audience.The ban comes after the Awasanasa.com site was shut down by US authorities in December.Awaasana […]

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Google launches YouTube video site videos

Google has launched a new YouTube video search feature that will allow users to search for videos by genre, time and title.The feature, which will launch today, is designed to provide a more comprehensive search for YouTube videos.It will be able to show users more video-related content in the search results than currently exists, and […]

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