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What does ONI stand for?

ONI stands for OpenNet Initiative (Internet filtering and surveillance research)

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers
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net/) OpenNet Initiative have identified as having Internet censorship Pedram Alvandi, a social media expert and Google Reader user in Iran, told IBTimes that access to most well-known international news sites are blocked in his country, as are social media sites such as Facebook and YouTube.
The OpenNet Initiative (ONI) has been studying national Internet filtering since 2003 and, through a combination of technical interrogation, field research, and data analysis methods, conducts tests to verify the presence of Internet filtering in more than sixty countries on an annual basis.
The OpenNet Initiative [ONI] is a partnership between three North American universities that aims to investigate, expose and analyse internet filtering and surveillance practices around the world.
The OpenNet Initiative report (see drawing) classifies Jordan as AoSelectiveAo in Internet filtering and positively summarizes the state of Internet censorship in the country saying AoJordanians appear to enjoy essentially unfiltered access to Internet content.
An administrator said the site is aware of the problem and working to resolve it; Content filter use is growing around the world, according to The OpenNet Initiative (opennet.
We have just finished our testing in 71 countries and have found evidence of content filtering in close to 40 countries," said Ronald Deibert, director of the Citizen Lab at the University of Toronto and cofounder of The OpenNet Initiative.