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Russia: Moscow Government Abandons Social Media

Moscow mayor's office prepared a draft bill on access to the information with no mention of blogs or any kind of social media, reported [RUS]. suggests the reason of the absence of Web 2.0 is the inability of the city's telecommunications committee to provide an effective information policy.

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  • It may not be that bad after all. The less our Moscow government interferes with the Net – the better for all of us!

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