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Minister threatens halt to BlackBerry Web browsing

  • Dina Indrasafitri

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Mon, January 10 2011 | 10:20 am

PREMIUM Users of BlackBerry smartphones may soon see Internet access to their devices blocked after Communications and Information Technology Minister Tifatul Sembiring threatened to shut down the service unless BlackBerry’s maker blocked pornographic sites.

The threat sparked anger among users who expressed concern that they would not be able to use their BlackBerry services.However, the ministr...