Censorship the elephant in the room as Twitter courts Chinese firms at CES

SCMP | 26 May 2015

A senior Twitter executive laid out the company’s benefits to Chinese businesses looking to connect with a global audience at a talk in Shanghai that ignored restrictions placed on the service in China.

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More than 100 dating websites shuttered by Chinese authorities for fraud, prostitution

SCMP | 19 May 2015

China’s internet watchdog has ordered the closure of 128 dating websites as part of a months-long campaign targeting fraud and pornography on match-making sites.

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Microsoft to support iOS and Android apps in Windows in new ‘open’ culture

SCMP | 4 May 2015

Developers will be able to easily bring their iOS and Android apps to Windows 10, Microsoft has announced, as it attempts to encourage adoption of its new “universal” operating system. 

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Anti-censorship technology uses online video games to bypass Chinese internet restrictions

SCMP | 27 April 2015

New technology developed by US researchers can transmit messages through popular multiplayer online games, making it very difficult for censors to detect and block.

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Silicon dreams: Can Hong Kong cultivate a successful start-up culture?

SCMP | 20 April 2015

Local entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and government officials are determined for Hong Kong to be a key start-up hub, but many hurdles remain in the path to becoming ‘Asia’s Silicon Valley’

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