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WhatsApp blocked in China, though past bans proved temporary

WhatsApp gets blocked behind China’s ‘Great Firewall,’ joining Facebook and Instagram

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It looks like WhatsApp has joined similar apps and websites pushed behind China’s online censorship efforts, the so-called “Great Firewall.”

On Monday it appeared the messaging app had been blocked throughout the country, according to the New York Times. The app joins other Facebook-owned apps censored by the Chinese government: Facebook and Instagram.

Facebook has been blocked in China since 2009, so that’s nothing new. But WhatsApp had…

WhatsApp blocked in China, though past bans proved temporary

Man’s encounter with bears is the most Canadian thing you’ll ever see

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If a bear happens to enter your yard, experts say you should attempt to scare it away with loud noises, creating a negative experience for the wild animal. This way, bears won’t lose their fear in humans, which can become incredibly dangerous.

Man’s encounter with bears is the most Canadian thing you’ll ever see

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If a bear happens to enter your yard, experts say you should attempt to scare it away with loud noises, creating a negative experience for the wild animal. This way, bears won’t lose their fear in humans, which can become incredibly dangerous.

Facebook and Microsoft’s big undersea cable is finally finished

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More than 17,000 feet below the ocean’s surface, there now lies the “most technologically advanced subsea cable,” providing up to 160 terabits (Tbps) of data per second — beating Google’s alternative, now poorly named, “Faster.” The cable is the handiwork of Facebook, Microsoft, and Spanish telecommunication company Telxius.

Facebook and Microsoft’s big undersea cable is finally finished

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More than 17,000 feet below the ocean’s surface, there now lies the “most technologically advanced subsea cable,” providing up to 160 terabits (Tbps) of data per second — beating Google’s alternative, now poorly named, “Faster.” The cable is the handiwork of Facebook, Microsoft, and Spanish telecommunication company Telxius.

Facebook and Microsoft’s big undersea cable is finally finished

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More than 17,000 feet below the ocean’s surface, there now lies the “most technologically advanced subsea cable,” providing up to 160 terabits (Tbps) of data per second — beating Google’s alternative, now poorly named, “Faster.” The cable is the handiwork of Facebook, Microsoft, and Spanish telecommunication company Telxius.

Facebook and Microsoft’s big undersea cable is finally finished

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More than 17,000 feet below the ocean’s surface, there now lies the “most technologically advanced subsea cable,” providing up to 160 terabits (Tbps) of data per second — beating Google’s alternative, now poorly named, “Faster.” The cable is the handiwork of Facebook, Microsoft, and Spanish telecommunication company Telxius.

Facebook and Microsoft’s big undersea cable is finally finished

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More than 17,000 feet below the ocean’s surface, there now lies the “most technologically advanced subsea cable,” providing up to 160 terabits (Tbps) of data per second — beating Google’s alternative, now poorly named, “Faster.” The cable is the handiwork of Facebook, Microsoft, and Spanish telecommunication company Telxius.