walled garden

Definitions

Electronics

  • The restricted access provided to a user by an Internet provider which takes measures to direct traffic to specific sites or content. Used, for instance, by ISPs, or entities, such as educational institutions, that provide Internet access and wish to route users to paid content.

Information & Library Science

  • noun a browsing environment for viewing websites which provides a means of controlling the information and websites that a user is able to access.
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