China Blocks LinkedIn, Ramps up Internet Censorship

Source: PC World – By Michael Kan

The social networking site LinkedIn has been blocked in China, a move that analysts say is tied to Chinese government efforts to suppress mention of a “Jasmine Revolution” on the Internet.

On Friday morning, LinkedIn was inaccessible from Beijing, producing an error message. Linkedin confirmed via email that the site has been blocked for some users in China. “This appears to be part of a broader effort in China going on right now, involving other sites as well,” said Hani Durzy, a Linkedin spokesman…

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