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  1. News - China Insider - INTERNET

    Google services partially disrupted in China ahead of Tiananmen anniversary

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 12:53pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Several key services provided by Google have been partly inaccessible in China since Sunday, as the twenty-fifth anniversary of the crackdown on democracy protests in 1989 approaches. The June 4 crackdown is widely commemorated online every year. “The block is indiscriminate as all Google services [from] all countries, encrypted or not, ...

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    Anti-firewall tool Lantern infiltrated by Chinese censors

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 02:04pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Lantern, a software programme which allows internet users to circumvent government-imposed censorship, has been infiltrated by Chinese censors and partly blocked after the number of users in the country skyrocketed. “We’ve seen exponential user growth, so the censors have attempted to nip it in the bud,” said Chris Holmes, a product manager ...

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    Boxing legend Mike Tyson provides unlikely platform for anti-chengguan rage

    Posted Aug 20th 2013, 02:39pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com US boxing legend Mike Tyson became an unlikely star among Chinese internet users overnight by wading into one of the nation’s most intricate political debates. “Who is the best boxer in China?” he asked in his second ever post on Sina Weibo on Monday, a post that had on Tuesday been shared more than 68,000 times. The answer he received ...

  4. News - China Insider - INTERNET

    China's Supreme Court removes link to 'judges only' e-shopping website

    Posted Aug 15th 2013, 12:58pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com An e-shopping website dubbed China’s “Amazon for judges” has been taken down after the nation’s highest court issued a statement denying being affiliated with it. The China Courts Shopping Network website could not be accessed on Thursday, two days after Chinacourt.org, a website of the Supreme People’s Court, carried a statement saying ...

  5. News - China Insider - INTERNET

    China is becoming world's 'incubator' for Orwellian technology

    Posted Jul 25th 2013, 04:00pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Mainland China is becoming a testing ground for online surveillance and censorship, a report by the human rights advocacy group Freedom House said on Thursday. The report contains preliminary findings from the Washington-based NGO's annual Freedom of the Net report, which is scheduled to be released later this year. "China increasingly ...

  6. News - China Insider - INTERNET

    China.com, among world's most costly domain names, relaunched to boost Beijing's voice

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 02:42pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com China Radio International bought domain for HK$90 million and hopes site will bolster country's reputation China Radio International, a state-owned media conglomerate and new owner of one of the world’s most-coveted internet domain names, China.com, has relaunched the site in an effort to boost the nation’s media presence abroad. ...

  7. News - China Insider - INTERNET

    Whistleblower Zhou Lubao disappears after police questioning amid crackdown

    Posted Aug 02nd 2013, 10:55am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Zhou Lubao, the online activist who famously challenged the mayor of Gansu's provincial capital Lanzhou last year, has disappeared after being summoned by provincial police in Beijing earlier this week.  The Public Security Department of Suzhou, Jiangsu's provincial capital, has called in Zhou, 28, for questioning on Tuesday evening ...

  8. News - China Insider - INTERNET

    China cracks down on independent news websites

    Posted Aug 01st 2013, 01:05pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com More than 100 privately-run news websites have been shut down in China since May in what the government calls a move against extortionists, but what critics say is a campaign against citizen journalists. The State Council's National Internet Information Office has closed 107 informal news websites and portals since May 9, according ...

  9. News - China Insider - INTERNET

    US-funded Lantern program allows Chinese to dodge Great Firewall and view banned websites

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 02:54pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Software program funded by US government that helps internet users get around censorship is rapidly winning friends on the mainland Lantern lights up banned websites Lantern, a new software programme which allows internet users to circumvent government-imposed censorship, is seeing rapid growth in China as more people are using ...

  10. News - China Insider - INTERNET

    Beijing police detain online 'rumour-mongers' in veiled warning to liberal opinion leaders

    Posted Aug 21st 2013, 09:10am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler In a unusually well-publicised police operation, Chinese state media reported on Wednesday that Beijing police have detained and launched criminal investigations into four people in an attempt to “eradicate the breeding ground for internet rumours”. Police said Erma, a Beijing-based internet marketing company, spread rumours about poor governance and official ...



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