china blocks "egypt" from twitter

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    "Saturday, January 29, 2011 ? 06:53pm

    China has blocked the word 'Egypt' from the country's wildly popular Twitter-like service, while coverage of the political turmoil has been tightly restricted in state media.

    China's ruling Communist Party is sensitive to any potential source of social unrest."

    http://bigpondnews.com/articles/Technology/2011/01/29/China_blocks_Egypt_from_Twitter_570551.html

    Obviously they dont want their huge population getting ideas.

    GZ

 
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