Skype In China Censoring Messages

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Skype In China Censoring Messages

Postby snwmark » Thu Oct 02, 2008 8:08 pm

CNET NEWS -- Oct 1 -- TOM-Skype, eBay\'s joint venture in China, is recording customer text chats and censoring them if they contain certain keywords related to topics the government deems objectionable. The keywords that trigger action include words related to Taiwanese independence, the banned religious group Falun Gong, and political opposition to the Chinese Communist Party.

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