February 10, 2021
China Blocks Clubhouse, App Used for Political Discussion
By Associated Press
Thousands of Chinese had flocked to the app, which allowed unfettered discussion with people abroad about democracy, Taiwan, and other sensitive topics.
June 23, 2017
Farewell VPNs & Independent Multimedia Content: China Vows to Clear Network Space
By DD Wu
More and more providers of independent audio and video news contents as well as VPN services are shut down.
May 06, 2017
Want to Be Chief Editor in China? Better Have A Chinese Passport.
By DD Wu
China issues new rules on managing online information, further regulating its already highly-censored internet.
April 14, 2016
Is China’s Great Firewall a Trade Barrier?
By Sara Hsu
The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative thinks so.
April 09, 2016
What Do the Panama Papers Reveal About China?
By Shannon Tiezzi
Plus, the Great Firewall under fire, OBOR, and China picking up Russia's slack in Kyrgyzstan. Friday China links.
November 06, 2014
China’s Censors Take on Virtual Private Networks
By Zach Toombs
Users and providers try to stay one step ahead of China’s censors to keep the online workaround effective.
June 26, 2013
Facebook Booming in Asia – Local Competition, Too
Facebook is growing faster in Asia than anywhere else, but local social media are catching up.