UK agency bans 100 words

June 21, 2008 at 10:26 pm | Posted in tech | Leave a comment
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The blogosphere is just picking up on the December, 2007 announcement by the British Local Government Association of its decision to ban 100 words from the lexicon of its members. The list includes favorites such as outcomes, enhance and facilitate. The full list awaits after the jump… Continue Reading UK agency bans 100 words…

Pakistan blocks YouTube

February 24, 2008 at 2:14 pm | Posted in tech | Leave a comment
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The Pakistani government has ordered the countries’ 70 Internet providers to block user access to YouTube due to anti-Islamic content.

Morocco, Thailand and Turkey have also recently blocked their citizens’ access to YouTube due to concerns over content.

Read the full SF Chronicle story.


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