pornography

New law requires Idaho public libraries to filter out porn

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Public libraries will have to filter access on their internet services so that obscene and pornographic material can't be accessed.Republican Gov. Brad Little signed into law late last week legislation intended to prevent minors from using personal laptops, tablets, smartphones or other devices to access pornographic sites.The law amends a previous law that only dealt with publicly accessible computers.

How Tumblr's adult content crackdown could alienate users

Tumblr says it is banning images and videos that feature "adult content," including pornography, from its platform. The change, which will start December 17, threatens to alienate some of the blogging website's most active communities.