David Spencer Archive

Russia’s disastrous efforts to block Telegram

Russian authorities have begun implementing their attempt to block the encrypted messaging app Telegram across the country. And the result has been a complete disaster, as so many people predicted it would be. Russia’s beef with Telegram As we have previously reported, the Roskomnadzor, Russia’s media regulator,

How to watch the Azerbaijan Grand Prix

It has been a scintillating start to the Formula One season and after three races it is now clear that this year is going to be one of the closest title battles in years. Round 4 sees the teams heading to central Asia for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix and in

Turkey tops global Twitter censorship table again

The Turkish regime of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has long been hostile towards Twitter. Erdoğan himself once even described it as “the worst menace to society”. So, it comes as no surprise that when it comes to trying to censor Twitter, Turkey has once again the been