Daily Archive: June 24, 2021

How YouTube’s guidelines are used to silence human rights activists

For over every week now, one nook of YouTube frequented by Kazakh dissidents and shut observers of human rights in Xinjiang has been solely intermittently obtainable.

On June 15, the YouTube channel of “Atajurt Kazakh Human Rights” went darkish, its feed of movies changed by a imprecise assertion that the channel had been “terminated for violating YouTube’s group tips.” Just a few days later, the channel was reinstated with out public clarification. Then, a number of days after that, 12 of the channel’s earliest movies disappeared from its public feed. 

Atajurt collects and publishes video testimonies from members of the

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Zero belief unicorn Illumio closes $225M Collection F led by Thoma Brava – TechCrunch

Illumio, a self-styled zero belief unicorn, has closed a $225 million Collection F funding spherical at a $2.75 billion valuation. 

The spherical was led by Thoma Bravo, which just lately purchased cybersecurity vendor Proofpoint by $12.3 billion, and supported by Franklin Templeton, Hamilton Lane, and Blue Owl Capital. 

The spherical lands greater than two years after Illumio’s Collection E funding spherical through which it raised $65 million, and fueled hypothesis of an impending IPO. The corporate’s founder, Andrew Rubin, nonetheless isn’t able to be pressed on whether or not the corporate plans to go public, although he advised TechCrunch: “If

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