Posts Tagged: Gmail

Is Google blocked in China?

Some Google services unblocked in China after last month’s crackdown [UPDATE: They're blocked again!]

Today web users in mainland China are finding that some of Google’s sites and products are now unblocked and accessible.

  • July 10, 2014
  • at 9:41 pm
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Reports: Google Search and Other Services, VPNs Blocked in China [UPDATED]

[UPDATE 13 hours after posting: Chinese web users are waking up to find Google search, Gmail, and some other services (any many VPN hosts) r...

  • November 10, 2012
  • at 12:22 am
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Google says: Gmail and Android Market Outage is Our Bad, Not a China Block

Google has finally spoken out on the four-day long inaccessibility of Android’s Market and Gmail apps in China by saying that it was Googl...

  • October 12, 2011
  • at 11:30 am
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Gmail Market Penetration is 62% In India, World’s Highest By Far

We learned recently that one of the notable details about the rise of Google+ is how strongly it has taken hold of Indian early adopters, wi...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 5:00 pm
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Google+ Not Actually Blocked in China, Just Being Slowly Throttled

Google+ is not actually blocked in China, contrary to reports today from the WSJ, TechCrunch and some other western media. Right now Google+...

  • June 30, 2011
  • at 3:23 pm
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Google Takes a Huge Blow From China

The Gmail vs China tussle goes on… And today, Google “accused the Chinese government of making it difficult for Gmail users to access th...

  • March 21, 2011
  • at 8:56 pm
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Google Offers Free Holiday Snail Mail To Your Special Someone

Shevonne authors at and wrote this article on behalf of TopHost.Gr, a Greek web host that offers shared hosting. Google has g...

  • December 4, 2009
  • at 1:51 pm
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Are you using Gmail? It’s Now The Top 3 US Email Provider

According to Comscore’s July statistics, Gmail enjoyed a 25% boost in visitors, making it the third largest web mail service provider. It ...

  • August 21, 2009
  • at 2:48 pm
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Protest against India

India’s Upcoming PRISM Gets a Boost With Israeli Interception Tools Deal

It’s already clear that India will have a Central Monitoring System (CMS) put in place later this year to monitor phone and internet commu...

  • July 30, 2013
  • at 11:05 am
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Google Warns Many China Users of “State-Sponsored Attacks”

In a move that’s likely to escalate the enmity between the world’s largest search engine and the government of the world’s...

  • June 6, 2012
  • at 11:57 am
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China Cripples Android With Fitful Blocks of Gmail, Market Apps

Google’s chronicle of woes in China has grown even larger, with the apparent Great Firewall block of Android’s Market and Gmail ...

  • October 10, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Will Skype and Gmail Give Your Data to the Indian Government?

The recent Mumbai bomb blasts has the Indian government in a frenzy. Just after it gave RIM (Research in Motion) an deadline to hand over i...

  • July 16, 2011
  • at 5:11 pm
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Gmail China Hack

Google Uncovers Gmail Phishing Scam Originating From China

Google’s security team has revealed in a blog post that it has discovered a phishing scam aimed at collecting Gmail user passwords and ema...

  • June 2, 2011
  • at 10:11 am
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Yahoo Mail Beta

Yahoo Mail Beta offers Social Media Integration

Amelia and I made a trip down to the Yahoo! office yesterday to check out Yahoo! Mail (Beta) and the new Messenger. Let me first establish t...

  • November 12, 2010
  • at 3:44 am
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65Bits Episode 139: Kevin is back, while stocks last

Our friends at Tech65 start their weekly podcast on the following issues that dominated the tech landscape last week with special guest, Kev...

  • October 13, 2009
  • at 6:33 pm
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