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China enacted a sweeping new law that bars people from posting negative content online, and it could be used to suppress coronavirus news

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 enacted a sweeping new law that bars people from posting negative content online, and it could be used to suppress coronavirus news
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These 6 tech companies have made the controversial decision to try to operate in China, where the government can demand social media posts be removed or search results be censored

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 […]
These 6 tech companies have made the controversial decision to try to operate in China, where the government can demand social media posts be removed or search results be censored