From my connection in Beijing, Blogspot has again gone offline. The transmission stops on a Chinese ISP server.
I was able to get through using proxies. Anyone else, or is this just me? Blogspot had reemerged two weeks ago after years being blocked almost continuously.
I just got done mentioning how hard it is for me to fully participate in Wikipedia from China. But English-language Wikipedia is suddenly accessible tonight from Beijing.
Obviously, Chinese officials read this blog and care very much about my opinions. (Blogspot's available too, but I didn' t ask for that. So whatever.)
I can't say I discovered this on my own. Danwei's "Net Nanny" post tipped me off.
I can confirm that both Wikipedia and Blogspot work from my connection and that this will make my life easier.
But as Danwei, the Chinese media and … Read more