Google has started censoring blogs just as India wanted The news comes just a week after Twitter announced a similar move.
Just as Tweeter can block tweets from being seen in countries where they fall foul of local laws, so can Google block access to Blogger blogs in specific countries which want them removed.
Google is introducing a country-specific URL scheme for Blogger blogs. An internet user in India, for example, trying to access a blog with the URL mjakbar.blogspot.com may be redirected to mjakbar.blogspot.in
Google has already made the change in India, Australia and New Zealand. [Read more...]