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China Censorship Curbs Innovation

China’s Web Censorship Curbs the Innovation of Startups

There is a saying that innovation in the Chinese IT industry stopped after 2005. When you compare the market value of Chinese and US IT companies, it’s clear that IT companies in the US continuously emerge over time. These companies serve consumer needs…

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Twitter Currently Blocked in Turkey: Maintain Access with VyprVPN

Twitter is currently blocked in Turkey. The social media site was blocked by the government, in response to images of violence between Turkish and Kurdish citizens that have been spreading online. This is not the first time social media has been blocked in…

Google Currently Unblocked in China

There’s some big news in Internet censorship today – Google is reportedly unblocked in China. Blockedinchina.net, a website that reflects which sites in China are currently blocked, displays Google’s unblocked status in provinces around the country. The site is reportedly unblocked due to…

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Beyond the Wall: Escaping China’s Great Firewall

A recent op-ed in the New York Times by Murong Xuecun stated, “You shouldn’t let a wall decide what you know.” He was referring to the Great Firewall of China (GFW), and how important it is for Internet users in China to bypass…

Twitter Blocked Turkey Access with VPN

Twitter Blocked in Turkey Today: Retain Access with VyprVPN

News broke this morning that Twitter is blocked in Turkey today. The block was enacted in response to a terror attack that took place Monday, as the government hopes to stop Twitter users from rallying support for protests in the wake of the…

Bypass the Great Firewall

The Great Firewall: There is an Escape

The Internet experience in China is not the same as the Internet experience in other parts of the world. China places heavy restrictions on their online content, and there’s a barrier in place to keep Internet users from interacting freely with the outside…

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From CIO: VPN providers play ‘cat-and-mouse’ with China’s growing censorship

The company’s service, called VyprVPN, is in use by business customers that need to access cloud services blocked in China, such as Google Docs and Dropbox. Read the full article: VPN providers play ‘cat-and-mouse’ with China’s growing censorship

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From Reuters: In China, VPN internet access tools suffer further disruptions

Golden Frog provides commentary about China blocking VPN services. Read the full article: In China, VPN internet access tools suffer further disruptions

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From TechCrunch: China Cracks Down On VPN Services After Censorship System ‘Upgrade’

Golden Frog provides commentary about China blocking VPN Services. Read the full article: China Cracks Down On VPN Services After Censorship System ‘Upgrade’

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From USA Today: China blocks VPN access to the Internet

Golden Frog provides commentary about China blocking VPN Services. Read the full article: China blocks VPN access to the Internet