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Dec 25, 2017
China has shut down 13,000 websites since 2015, says Xinhua; Google, Facebook, Twitter and NYT among those blockedChina has shut down or revoked the licenses of 13,000 websites since 2015 for violating the country's internet rules, state media reported
Nov 20, 2017
Human Rights Watch urges China to stop building the 'Police Cloud' data policing platformThe "Police Cloud" was designed to track and predict the activities of activists, dissidents and ethnic minorities.
Sep 10, 2017
Chinese ban on VPNs and internet control likely to affect its e-commerce sector and scientistsChinese web users without VPNs cannot see the most popular global websites including Google and social media such as Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.
Aug 11, 2017
Social media platforms in China under investigation for alleged violation of cybersecurity lawsThe authorities in China heavily censor the internet, routinely blocking content or search terms and removing posts they consider sensitive.
Aug 12, 2015
Alphabet, Google's new parent company's website already blocked in ChinaTech geeks in China looking to understand Google's newly unveiled corporate structure are out of luck: the website of the new parent company, dubbed Alphabet, was blocked less than 24 hours after going live.
Nov 22, 2013
Father of Web says China will dismantle 'great firewall'China's rulers will ultimately take it upon themselves to dismantle the "great firewall"...
Aug 12, 2013
Will not comply with China's censorship diktat, insists Jimmy WalesA censored Wikipedia in China? Jimbo would rather not have the site active in the country than complying with any form of Censorship of the online encyclopedia
Aug 07, 2013
Flipboard gets blocked beyond The Great FirewallFlipboard’s problems just do not seem to end. After a series of outages threw users into a tizzy last month, Flipboard now seems to be mysteriously