Weibo has started to display user locations in China. Photo: Shutterstock
Weibo has started to display user locations in China. Photo: Shutterstock
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Weibo’s new policy to display user locations prompts some humour among netizens as Gates, Musk and Cook appear to be based in China

  • Weibo account of Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is shown to be in the central province of Henan
  • Weibo accounts of Western tech gurus are likely run by entities or teams based in China on their behalf, acting as one-way PR channels

Weibo has started to display user locations in China. Photo: Shutterstock
Weibo has started to display user locations in China. Photo: Shutterstock
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