Microsoft has changed how it reacts to government calls to censor blogs. Now Microsoft says blogs or journals blocked inside one nation would remain readable outside that country.
The news comes as many hi-tech firms face criticism for their willingness to comply with local laws that limit what people can find and say online.
The change in policy applies to weblogs or journals written on Microsoft's MSN Spaces service. Microsoft is currently implementing this nation-based blocking system in the infrastructure for its MSN Spaces service. Users will also be told when their blog entries are being blocked.
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