10 ways the Chinese Internet is different from you...
10 ways the Chinese Internet is different from yours
This slideshow complements the interview with James Fallows, who has experienced "The Great Firewall of China" firsthand. What follows is a list of the differences between the Internet, as seen in the US vs. China.
There's less spam: China produces 4 per cent of the world's spam, while the United States is the origin for 42 per cent of all unsolicited e-mail. China decreased its spam volume by 131 per cent in the second half of 2007, largely by reducing the number of bot-infested computers.