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.

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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.

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