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 Post subject: China curbs text messaging, citing its "massive influen
PostPosted: Thu Nov 10, 2005 11:05 pm 
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The Chinese government last week issued new guidelines that seek to limit the use of cell phones for text messaging.

A circular issued by the Ministry of Public Security, the communist internal political police, stated that it is illegal to send short text messages that can have “massive influence.”

Chinese leaders fear text messaging could be used for pro-democracy and anti-communist political activities.

http://www.lookingglassnews.org/viewsto ... oryid=3425


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