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Overzealous filtering a sign of things to come?

Today has seen a very interesting development over at They reported this morning that anyone who uses Sky Broadband was unable to access their site if they had their ‘Shield’ (Parental Control) service activated. It later transpired that Vodafone Home Broadband customers had a similar problem.

Survey shows one in six Brits now using VPN

A survey by the polling company YouGov has indicated that one in six British internet users are now using a VPN, but most seem to be suggesting that their primary motivation is to access geo-restricted content rather than for privacy and security reasons. Circumventing geo-restrictions The YouGov