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Even more internet censorship could be coming to China very soon

China enforces widespread controls over the internet that it has sought to codify in law, and Chinese laws often go through multiple readings and drafts before they are adopted.<p>The draft, presented before the standing committee of the National People's Congress, requires network operators to comply …

China

Putin brings China's Great Firewall to Russia in cybersecurity pact

The Kremlin has joined forces with Chinese authorities to bring the internet and its users under greater state control<p>Russia has been working on incorporating elements of China’s Great Firewall into the “Red Web”, the country’s system of internet filtering and control, after unprecedented cyber …

Russia

China's internet authorities are tightening their grip on the app market

The new rules from the Cyberspace Administration of China also aim to rein in excessive access of users' personal data by app ­providers.<p>The new regulation applies to the provision of "information services through mobile internet apps as well as app store services on the Chinese mainland." It is …

Apps

China's internet czar steps down in surprise move

China's powerful internet czar, Lu Wei, has unexpectedly stepped down.<p>Lu will be replaced by his deputy, Xu Lin, as the head of the Cyberspace Administration, an agency created by President Xi Jinping in 2014, state media reported on Wednesday.<p>Experts are still scrambling to determine what prompted …

China

China's powerful internet czar Lu Wei replaced by Xu Lin

No official reason given for the departure of Lu Wei who was at the forefront of China's internet censorship.<p>China's powerful internet czar Lu Wei …

13 Motivational Quotes that Will Fuel Your Success | Inc.com

On the long, arduous road to success, quitting often looks like an attractive option.<p>Use these quotes, not only keep you going, but also as a source of practical advice to help you reach your goals:<p>1. "Courage does not always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, …

Motivation

How to Balance Ambition and Happiness: 5 Tips

Too much ambition makes life miserable, too little makes it meaningless. Here's how to strike a balance.<p>Many people believe that success will make them happy. But science shows that it's the other way around.<p>Being happy seems to increase your chances of success, while study after study indicates …

Happiness