Browser Plug-in Punches an Unfixable Hole in China’s Great Firewall

MIT Technology Review

It could soon be a lot easier to access blocked news sites and even the social network Facebook from inside China thanks to a simple browser plug-in developed by researchers at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

The Chinese government’s “Great Firewall” blocks many foreign websites, such as news sources and social networks. The best-established tools to evade that kind of censorship, such as the anonymity network Tor or encrypted VPN connections, can make browsing slow and are actively targeted by the government.

Read Full Story >>
The story is too old to be commented.
WizzroSupreme1691d ago

I'd think the Internet would be a lot less fun over in China.