Great firewall

04.21.14
Yes, China employs censors to watch nothing but porn
04.21.14

Yes, China employs censors to watch nothing but porn

For the first five minutes, we imagine getting paid to watch adult material would be rather intere...

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01.04.13
Google quietly removed search warning message in China in early December 2012
01.04.13

Google quietly removed search warning message in China in early December 2012

Google's search engine has a turbulent history in China, from search results being censored to tem...

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06.01.12
Google to flag 'censored' searches for Chinese users (video)
06.01.12

Google to flag 'censored' searches for Chinese users (video)

Google is announcing that it's going to place a flag on contentious search terms for users in main...

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11.03.11
Beijing's rolling out city wide 'free' public WiFi, just hand over your phone number
11.03.11

Beijing's rolling out city wide 'free' public WiFi, just hand over your phone number

Heads-up, locals: China's Mobile, Unicom and Telecom carriers are building a city-wide public W...

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08.08.11
China loses partial access to Windows Phone 7 Marketplace, Great Firewall to be blamed?
08.08.11

China loses partial access to Windows Phone 7 Marketplace, Great Firewall to be blamed?

It's a well-known fact that China's Great Firewall isn't particularly friendly with certain forei...

By R. Lai,   08.08.11
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06.23.11
Great Firewall of China getting a small cloud-based silver lining
06.23.11

Great Firewall of China getting a small cloud-based silver lining

China, it seems, is getting ready to punch a cloud-shaped hole in its infamous Great Firewall. A mas...

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03.23.11
China, predictably, denies Google's accusations of Gmail tampering
03.23.11

China, predictably, denies Google's accusations of Gmail tampering

On Monday, Google expressed its belief that its email users in China were experiencing "a governmen...

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03.21.11
Google and China clash again, this time over Gmail access
03.21.11

Google and China clash again, this time over Gmail access

Last week we noted, with a growing sense of disquiet, how China was busying itself with locking out...

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03.16.11
China tightens grip on VPN access amid pro-democracy protests, Gmail users also affected
03.16.11

China tightens grip on VPN access amid pro-democracy protests, Gmail users also affected

If you've been struggling to get your dose of Facebook or Twitter in China recently, then you're pr...

By R. Lai,   03.16.11
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