TikTok is facing an onslaught of executive orders from the Trump administration, an attempt to get the viral app banned in the United States. Tim Wu, an open-internet advocate who coined the term “net neutrality,” argued in a New York Times op-ed Wednesday that TikTok should be banned as a […]
Popular Chinese social-media apps have been censoring keywords and messages about the coronavirus since the day China formally reported the outbreak, a new report has found. Citizen Lab found that content was censored from livestreaming site YY as early as December 31, and messaging app WeChat on January 1. December […]
China has rolled out a new law effectively barring internet users in the country from posting negative content about the country online. The Provisions on the Governance of the Online Information Content Ecosystem took effect Sunday. It was first announced in December. “Illegal” online posts now include “dissemination of rumours,” […]
China’s“Great Firewall” of internet censorship blocks content that the government deems sensitive, including reports of political unrest and references to Taiwan as an independent country. US tech companies including Facebook,Twitter, and others are banned from the country. But some tech companies made the controversial decision to comply with China’s strict […]
The US has blacklisted a slew of Chinese companies this year, including major tech entities like Huawei, from doing business in the country. On the flip side, China has long blocked major US tech companies, including Facebook and Google, from operating in the country. Here are the major tech companies […]
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