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China

Why Google is Not Available in China

It is widely known that the government in China has tight control over internet access within its mainland. It is highly regulated as to what Chinese citizens are able to publish, read and view on the internet. Greater than two million…

Is Gmail Blocked In China?

It appears to be the case that Google and China do not really get on that well. Indeed, over recent years there have been several occasions where the company and the country have had pretty much a full blown argument over something that has…

Top 5 Tablets from China – Specs and Prices Comparison

The Chinese market for Android tablets seems to be making huge leaps during the past two years, so here we review the latest tablets in the market. It is now able to compete on its won with Korean as well as Japanese makers, with a variety…

Metallica Book First Chinese Gig

Get your underage prostitutes ready, China! Metallica is coming! But not for your underage hookers. Nope, they’re coming to make money. The band will perform in China for the first time on August 13 at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai.…

Chinese Dissident Artist To Release Metal Album

That’s just what we need. While I appreciate and support the courage of Ai Weiwei, we don’t need a metal record from the Chinese dissident and countercultural artist. But Reuters reports it’s happening anyways. It will be called Divina…

Cradle Of Filth Frontman Whines About Visa Problems

Whaaaaaaaa! Dani Filth is a sad little man who is still apologizing for the cancellation of Cradle of Filth’s tour with The Faceless, Decapitated and The Agonist. “Visa issues” kept the band from leaping the lake. “The week we were due to…

Cradle Of Filth Banned In China

Yup. Cradle of Filth have been banned in China. I wish other governments would follow suit. “Unfortunately, at this time, the cultural section of the Chinese government have decided that Cradle of Filth are unsuitable to play in mainland…