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China’s loss may not be India’s gain

Google’s spat with China is taking an interesting turn. That is why I call it a “spat,” and not any other more conclusive word. I doubt anybody can predict the...

China internet users soar to 384 million

China’s population of Internet users, already the world’s largest, soared nearly 30 percent last year to 384 million as the number of people surfing the Web by mobile phone more...

China tries to limit Google dispute fallout

China tried Friday to keep its censorship row with Google from damaging business confidence or ties with Washington, promising good conditions for foreign investors but giving no sign it might...

Universities drop 'discriminatory' Kindle DX

Universities in four states in the United States have agreed to halt schemes to use electronic reading devices until they are fully usable by blind people. The decision concludes a...

China tells Web companies to obey controls

China’s ruling party newspaper warned Internet companies Thursday to obey government controls as Web users watched anxiously to see whether Google carries out a threat to leave the country over...