What to Expect from the Internet in China

Chinese citizens are effectively cut off from the rest of the Internet. The Great Firewall is a complex and very strict screen of censorship that blocks Chinese IP addresses from accessing most foreign websites. This intriguing article covers multiple Chinese replacements for the Western Internet giants. For example, the search engine Baidu feels like Google, except when you type in banned topics: searching for the Tiananmen Square protests will give you propaganda and likely place your IP on a watchlist.
Read full article here


The occasional email full of conversation-worthy content