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10.11.15
Apple's News app is disabled in China
10.11.15

Apple's News app is disabled in China

Apple News doesn't work at all in China, even if you have a device from a country where it works.

By J. Fingas,   10.11.15
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09.17.15
China asks US tech companies to follow its security policies
09.17.15

China asks US tech companies to follow its security policies

Among the requests, China is asking IT companies to not harm its national security and to make products "secure and controllable"

By A. Tarantola,   09.17.15
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08.20.15
Researchers can steer your emails away from hostile nations
08.20.15

Researchers can steer your emails away from hostile nations

A new technique lets you dodge undesired countries when you send data via peer-to-peer networks.

By S. Dent,   08.20.15
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02.28.15
Chinese internet giants purge 60,000 accounts for inappropriate usernames
02.28.15

Chinese internet giants purge 60,000 accounts for inappropriate usernames

China will enforce an even tighter control over online names starting on March 1st, and it's alrea...

By M. Moon,   02.28.15
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02.02.15
Diablo III to begin technical testing in China shortly
02.02.15

Diablo III to begin technical testing in China shortly

If you're a gamer in China waiting for Diablo III, you have undoubtedly been waiting for a very lon...

By E. Lefebvre,   02.02.15
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12.30.14
Gmail slowly coming back to life in China
12.30.14

Gmail slowly coming back to life in China

China's Gmail users have been the better of four days cut off from their messages, but that's slow...

By C. Velazco,   12.30.14
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12.29.14
Gmail goes down in China, Great Firewall may be to blame
12.29.14

Gmail goes down in China, Great Firewall may be to blame

Many China-based Gmail users have discovered that they've been unable to access emails since the s...

By M. Smith,   12.29.14
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11.25.14
HBO teams up with Tencent to sell its TV shows in China
11.25.14

HBO teams up with Tencent to sell its TV shows in China

China's strained relationship with the concept of intellectual property is one of the reasons that...

By D. Cooper,   11.25.14
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09.28.14
China blocks Instagram in the wake of Hong Kong democracy protests
09.28.14

China blocks Instagram in the wake of Hong Kong democracy protests

China has a history of tightening its censorship of internet services during times of political up...

By J. Fingas,   09.28.14
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