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Keeping China’s Soundscape in Check: Censorship in Chinese Popular Music

Written by Hon-Lun Yang.

As a one-party state, the government of the PRC exercises strict control over contents circulated in print and online. Music, once seen as the embodiment of dynastic power in feudal China and used as propaganda since 1949, is closely monitored. 1,100 more words

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Verizon accused of throttling Netflix and YouTube, admits to 'video optimization'

”Verizon Wireless customers this week noticed that Netflix’s speed test tool appears to be capped at 10Mbps, raising fears that the carrier is throttling video streaming on its mobile network,” Jon Brodkin reports for Ars Technica. 243 more words

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Luma launches a home tech support service for $5 a month

(Source: techcrunch.com)

The Luma was a compelling product when it was announced back in late-2015 — we even went so far as declaring the WiFi-extending home mesh system, 433 more words

Technology

Daily use of a VPN

The first time I used a VPN or DNS  services was on an iPad 1, through a website called unblock US. And this was for the simple reason that I wanted to watch the American Netflix ,at that time the UK’s was very limited. 874 more words

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