Neowin News Feed for: Restrictions Neowin News Feed for: Restrictions en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 China will allow minors to play video games only for one hour per day on the weekends <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>China has announced a new rule under which people below the age of 18 can only play video games one hour daily from Friday to Sunday. Real-name registration systems will also be implemented. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Mon, 30 Aug 2021 14:40:01 +0000 TrendForce: Huawei to see big smartphone production drop in 2021 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The analyst firm TrendForce expects Huawei to drop from third to seventh place in terms of smartphone production as restrictions placed on it by the United States really begin to be felt. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Tue, 05 Jan 2021 15:30:01 +0000 Windows 10 S restrictions go far beyond just locking your choice of apps <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A new report goes over, and fills in some of the blanks regarding, the restrictions imposed by Microsoft on Windows 10 S, which go beyond just disallowing traditional x86 apps to sideloading and more. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Muhammad Jarir Kanji) Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:18:01 +0000 How Microsoft stops your Windows Phone getting certain features <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/276217765windows-phone-8.1-dark-06.png" alt="" /></div>Some Windows Phone features take time to reach every part of the world - but Microsoft can also ban OEMs from distributing certain features in some markets, with a $5m penalty for not complying. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Wed, 09 Jul 2014 12:18:43 +0000 Windows Phone Tango: new features and limitations revealed <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft confirms a range of limitations and restrictions on low-end Windows Phone &#039;Tango&#039; devices that have 256MB of RAM, while several new features for handsets with better specs are also revealed. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Wed, 07 Mar 2012 16:11:37 +0000 North Koreans using mobile phones to be punished as ‘war criminals' <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1821505528news-logo-north-korea.png" alt="" /></div>North Korea decrees that any citizen using a mobile phone during the 100-day mourning period for former leader Kim Jong-il will be severely punished, as government fear of a popular uprising grows. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Fri, 27 Jan 2012 02:54:47 +0000 China upgrades The Great Firewall, requires new software <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1137357651f.png" alt="" /></div>While most of you are still reeling from excitement from Apple's releases at their WWDC today, there are some people who may find it a little more restrictive to get the most out of their... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 08 Jun 2009 20:52:33 +0000 HP could be violating US trade restrictions with Iran <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/888915901h.jpg" alt="" /></div>HP has recently come under fire from the Boston Globe, who have reported that Redington Gulf, a third-party based in Dubai has been selling HP printers in Iran for 11 years, since 1997. HP... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 30 Dec 2008 03:47:44 +0000 Microsoft Removes Licensing Restrictions From Windows Server <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has modified its Web server licensing terms for Windows Server 2008 in what looks like an attempt to compete more effectively with open source alternatives, CRN has learned. According to an internal Microsoft document... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Fri, 04 Jan 2008 13:09:30 +0000 Hacker cracks Netflix copy restrictions <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A hacker has found a way to crack digital rights management restrictions in major movies streamed by Netflix, allowing those with a valid account to save, copy and share the videos. Using only Internet Explorer,... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Thu, 09 Aug 2007 13:28:42 +0000 UK Politicians Push for Clearer Digital Music Restrictions <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>An influential group of politicians in the UK have stressed the need for consumers to be made fully aware of any restrictions on digital music prior to purchase. Analyzing the different copy protection systems in... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rob Wright) Mon, 05 Jun 2006 18:03:59 +0000 TiVo Users Fear Recording Restrictions <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Many fans of digital video recorders made by TiVo Inc. are beginning to fear that Hollywood studios will one day reach into their set-top boxes to restrict the way they record and store movies and... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 22 Sep 2005 16:30:00 +0000 Senate OKs Video Game Restrictions <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The Illinois Senate approved a version of Gov. Rod Blagojevich's proposed restrictions on the sales of violent and sexually explicit video games to children, even though some senators said the idea is... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Fri, 20 May 2005 15:09:03 +0000 Sony plans power restrictions on PSP games <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Developers working on PlayStation Portable titles will have to ensure that their games don't over-tax the battery on the device or risk falling foul of Sony's technical guidelines, according to sources working on games for... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 29 Sep 2004 22:46:56 +0000 Congress mulls new P2P porn restrictions <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Members of Congress on Thursday said new laws aimed at restricting pornography on peer-to-peer networks might be necessary, as police vowed to step up enforcement efforts. During a hearing of the House Government... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Michael Stanclift) Fri, 14 Mar 2003 08:44:45 +0000 US Court Ruling Nixes Software EULA Sales Restrictions <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thx Gary! 'In an intriguing ruling picked up by LinuxJournal's Don Marti, a US district court has given encouragement to software users who want to extricate themselves from restrictive software licenses. ... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Fred Spencer) Wed, 28 Nov 2001 22:50:44 +0000