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What If You Had To Use Your Real Name On Twitter?

Reuters | Sui-Lee Wee | Posted 05.16.2012 | Technology

By Sui-Lee Wee BEIJING (Reuters) - Living in one of the world's most heavily censored societies, Wang Yong enjoys anonymously venting h...

Deadline For Real Names Looms Over Chinese Twitter

Reuters | Posted 05.12.2012 | Technology

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's Sina Corp estimates 60 percent of the users of its popular microblogging Weibo platform would have registered their real ...

'Tweeting' Exploded In China Last Year

Reuters | Posted 03.16.2012 | Technology

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Use of microblogging in China quadrupled in 2011 compared with the previous year, with nearly half of all Chinese Internet users ...

What The World's Biggest Internet Population Uses Instead Of Facebook

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 12.06.2011 | Technology

China's complex web censorship project, referred to as the "Great Firewall of China," prevents many ordinary Chinese 'net-users from accessing Faceboo...

China Snatches Woman In Middle Of Night Over Tweet

Newser | Mary Papenfuss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

A young Chinese woman who tweeted that she planned to march with a banner honoring imprisoned Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiabo has been busted by po...

Cheng Jianping, Twitter User, ARRESTED; Tweet Lands Activist 1 Year Labor Sentence

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Cheng Jianping, a Chinese social activist, has been arrested and sentenced to one year in a labor camp for retweeting a message from her fiance, Hua C...