The Thai government has ordered relevant ministries to set up a single gateway Internet, which will allow it to closely monitor online content that comes into the country.
The Chinese government has been rebuilding the country's Internet filter to make access to websites, including social media, and virtual private networks far more difficult.
It's believed that human error caused a glitch in the country's firewall, sending people to a company that sells anti-censorship technology to Chinese citizens.
It may be a real problem for Chinese citizens and Westerners, but that hasn't stopped the Chinese government from using new technology to plug holes in the "Great Firewall of China."
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After analyzing thousands of search terms, Google has determined the ones most likely to run afoul of China's maddeningly inconsistent Great Firewall. Now it will alert users when they're in danger of having their Internet connection disrupted by censors.
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The songwriter behind the 2007 Internet hit "I Got a Crush on Obama" is now taking aim at SOPA in a new music video titled "Firewall."
Almost as soon as the Web giant launches its cloud storage service, the country shuts down access.
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