VPN providers reportedly begin targeting Australians after Minister Stephen Conroy's proposal for a government-sponsored Internet filter goes public.
Seattle cartoonist Molly Norris' free speech movement "Everybody Draw Mohammed Day" goes viral, leading Pakistan to block Facebook and others to boycott the social networking site.
The Pakistan Telecommunications Authority blocks YouTube, Facebook, Wikipedia, and 450 other websites after it deems certain online content to be blasphemous.
The Deputy Minister of Home Affairs suggests a complete ban on online pornography, supporting the building of "necessary restrictive mechanisms" online to help enforce the ban.
Bangladesh's Telecommunication Regulatory Commission temporarily blocks Facebook in light of "Everybody Draw Mohammed Day."