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China Unicom Ups Beijing Broadband Speeds

8:00 am on May 17, 2013 by C. Custer

Beijing may be China’s capital, but as we saw last month, it’s still not winning any races when it comes to internet speed. But the Beijing subsidiary of China Unicom may help to change that today, as...

China’s Provinces Ranked By Internet Speed

4:45 pm on Jul 16, 2012 by C. Custer

The internet isn’t particularly fast anywhere in China, but if you’re looking for a fast connection, all provinces are not created equal. The folks at ChinaCache run a real-time internet speed monitor...

Is China’s Internet Fast?

9:00 pm on May 30, 2012 by C. Custer

The question has come up recently in expat discussions on Twitter, inspired in part by this excellent post by James Fallows. Obviously, everyone knows how slow China’s internet looks when stacked up a...