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China, a growing norm-shaper in Internet governance

Thirty years ago, China relied heavily on foreign technologies for its Internet development. Its very first email would not have been sent successfully without the help of experts from Germany’s University of Karlsruhe.   “Across the Great Wall we can... Continue Reading →


Don’t beat your leader’s record on Fruit Ninja: Tedious publication process and fragmented keyword censorship in Chinese mobile games

China has the world's largest gaming market with an estimated value of over 27.5 billion US$ in 2017 (and the number is still growing). According to CNG, which runs a Chinese video game industry database, Tencent's Honor of Kings alone... Continue Reading →

The Ugly Truth Behind Huawei and Tencent’s Showdown over User Data Privacy

Almost every China-watcher and ordinary user are excited about artificial intelligent (AI), especially when China announced last month that its grand plan to become the world’s leader in AI by 2030. The country aims to surpass its rivals technologically and... Continue Reading →

China Cyber News At A Glance (170619-170623)

What you need to know about China's crackdown on Weibo's video streaming, and other cyber news last week.

Be Careful What You Wish For

(立Flag,晚点会写个中文版的。) I went back to China last month only to find myself acting like a redneck and completely overwhelmed by the use of smartphone in everyday life. The minute I crossed the border I noticed that everybody was clicking virtual... Continue Reading →

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