Has Telstra made 84,000 reasons to filter?

(ZDNet) Like bellbottoms, herpes and anything to do with the Kardashians, the spectre of internet filtering just never seems to go away; it lurks in the background for a time, then explodes back to the forefront just when we’d managed to forget about it and move on to other things. Forgetting about the filter has been […] […]

Internet filter on track for July 2011: Conroy

wood wedge.jpg(ARN) Communications Minister, Senator Stephen Conroy, claims the voluntary Internet filter is on track for implementation by Optus, Telstra and iPrimus this year and has denied any suggestion it's on the backburner. read more

Voluntary? Yes, for the ISP's. We'll have to wait and see if ISP's, Optus, Telstra and iPrimus give their customers the same choice, cough cough, seemingly removing Conroy from the firing line. Future Conroy comment prediction: "Ow dang pass the parcel ma — the decision to filter was made by the three largest ISP backbones, not poor old little me!"

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