Turkey Removes Ban over Wikipedia Today

Turkey Removes Ban over Wikipedia Today

Two years ago, Turkey banned Wikipedia after the site refused to take away content tying the country to terrorist teams. That call was reversed today within the nation’s highest court, which referred to as the ruling a violation of freedom of expression, and ordered the site to be unblocked. The timeframe is not clear, but … Read more

Google Apps Drop from New Android Phones on Competition Regulator over Search

Google Apps Drop from New Android Phones on Competition Regulator over Search

Google has warned its business partners in Turkey that it can’t work with them on new Android phones because of a current ruling from its competition regulator over search. Specifically, new Android telephones will not include Google Mobile Services, including the Play Store, Search, Chrome, YouTube, Gmail, and Maps. According to Reuters, Turkey’s competition authority … Read more