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.
It's growing faster: The Chinese top-level domain (.cn) had the fastest growth rate on the Internet in 2007. Sales of .cn domain names grew 399 per cent in 2007. In contrast, the most common domains in the US (.com and .net) grew 24 per cent year over year.