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Windows 7: "Great Cave-in of China" ???

04 Jul 2009   #1

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Vista x64 / 7 X64
"Great Cave-in of China" ???

Call it the "Great Cave-in of China" as the Beijing government today delayed a requirement for controversial Green Dam censorship software to be installed on all machines sold in that country.
Story here:

Green Dam And "The Great Cave-In of China" - Business Center - PC World

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05 Jul 2009   #2

Windows 7 RTM 64bit, Windows 8 Pro 64bit

Interesting read Mr Grim. As I work and reside in China, it comes as a relieve to me. They already block so many websites, it's not even funny. The greatest frustration for me here is that they seem to just block random educational websites, and of course some of my favorite torrent sites.
Blocking porn, etc is a good thing in my opinion, but monitoring everything you do on your PC. Ridiculous!
Fortunately it is now your choice whether you want this software or not, so we will see how that goes!
'Must be careful of what I say here!'
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