# isps - Today’s News
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# isps - Tuesday 23 July, 2013
Senator Mary Ann O’Brien has asked Minister Pat Rabbitte to examine the UK’s moves to block online pornography.
# isps - Saturday 6 July, 2013
Ireland has bent over backwards to accommodate the wishes of copyright holders by blocking file-sharing websites – but there isn’t as much effort put into the voluntary blocking of child porn, such as exists in the UK or Norway, writes Aaron McKenna.
# isps - Thursday 27 December, 2012
The online movie and TV series streaming service has published data on Irish ISPs and how they rank according to streaming speeds for Netflix content.
# isps - Thursday 20 December, 2012
The controversial international counterfeiting treaty will no longer be sent to the European Court of Justice.
# isps - Friday 13 July, 2012
Children are being exposed to sexual material online. A simple opt-in filter would help protect them without stifling web freedom, writes Pat McKenna.
# isps - Thursday 21 June, 2012
The international trade committee has said that the European Parliament should not ratify ACTA next month.
# isps - Wednesday 21 March, 2012
The rights of children must come first – and it’s time to block images of the worst sexual abuse, write Senators Deirdre Clune and Jillian van Turnhout.
# isps - Thursday 24 November, 2011
In what is being hailed by internet providers as a landmark ruling, the European Court of Justice says ISPs cannot ‘filter’ content.
# isps - Tuesday 11 October, 2011
As part of a government bid to tackle the sexualisation of children, some the UK’s main ISPs will automatically block access to sites showing sexually explicit imagery – unless customers specifically request to be able to view pornography.
# isps - Tuesday 19 July, 2011
Sony, Warner Music and Universal have reached a deal with Baidu. Currently almost all of music downloads in China are illegal.