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Originally Posted by DarkestRitual View Post
China isn't blocked from using google. The Chinese population is, but the government banned it. The origin of the cyber attacks on google was a guy who works in a university lab that who was fairly easy to connect to the Chinese government. It'd be those dudes who would want to hack google, not the people who want to use google and can't. The population has tunnels for that sort of thing. My friend Pat is in China, so he tells me a lot about the regular population in China that the media never could. But yea, tunnels are a common occurrence. They occasionally get shut down, but new ones pop up.
Public proxies using SSL - China's only real link to the outside world.
I ran one for a few days just to see what would happen. I got alot of Iranian ip addresses as well as Chinese.
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