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|481:|| Typhoon Morakot Cuts Off Asian Net Connections||Asia and Pacific Region||Aug 13, 2009|
|482:|| Kai-Fu Lee leaving as President of Google China|
"Google said in a news release early Friday in Beijing that Mr. Lee, who was president of Google Greater China and vice president for engineering, would leave the company in mid-September."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Sept 6, 2009|
|483:|| Baidu Introduces New Keyword Bidding System: Phoenix Nest||Asia and Pacific Region||Oct 27, 2009|
|484:|| Microsoft Offers Microblogging Service In China||Asia and Pacific Region||Dec 1, 2009|
|485:|| .CN domains no longer available outside China|
An announcement in December to crack down on improper registrations of .CN domains has now led to a halting of sales of the ccTLD outside China.
|Asia and Pacific Region||Jan 7, 2010|
|486:|| Baidu launching online-video company|
Baidu announced on Wednesday that it is creating an independent company to offer premium online videos to Chinese Internet users.
|Asia and Pacific Region||Jan 7, 2010|
|487:|| China's top search engine Baidu hacked||Asia and Pacific Region||Jan 12, 2010|
|488:|| Google May end China Operations|
Google No Longer Willing to Censor Results in China
|Asia and Pacific Region||Jan 13, 2010|
|489:|| Baidu's U.S. Shares Up To All Time High||Asia and Pacific Region||Jan 14, 2010|
|490:|| Social Network Visitors In Australia Briefly Overtake Search Engines|
"during the week of Christmas (week ending 26 December 2009) the Social Networking and Forum industry category overtook Search Engines share of visits for the very first time."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Jan 22, 2010|
|491:|| Report Details Hacks Targeting Google, Others|
"There [are] not 50 companies compromised. There are thousands of companies compromised. Actively, right now."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Feb 4, 2010|
|492:|| Chinese Govt - Throws a PR Bone : Hacker Training Site Shut Down|
"Basically students were told how to steal accounts and use trojan programs. Sometimes trainers show us how to write programs,"
|Asia and Pacific Region||Feb 8, 2010|
|493:|| China Says Google "Will Pay The Consequences" For Not Complying|
"Minister of Industry and Information Technology Li Yizhong was speaking at China's annual legislation session."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Mar 13, 2010|
|494:|| Google to Close Chinese Search Engine|
Google Inc. has drawn up detailed plans to shut its search engine in China and is "99.9 percent" certain of going ahead with the closure.
|Asia and Pacific Region||Mar 14, 2010|
|495:|| Google Pulls Back From China, Redirects Google.cn to google.com.hk|
"Users visiting Google.cn are now being redirected to Google.com.hk, where we are offering uncensored search in simplified Chinese, specifically designed for users in mainland China and delivered via our servers in Hong Kong."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Mar 22, 2010|
|496:|| Google Spells Out What's Happening To Its Apps In China|
"We'd like to share some additional information on how this may affect your employees that use Google Apps within mainland China."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Mar 24, 2010|
|497:|| GoDaddy Withdraws from China|
"The world's largest registrar of internet domain names said Wednesday that it was pulling out of China in the wake of strict new laws that allegedly will increase government surveillance of web sites." - Sify Business
|Asia and Pacific Region||Mar 25, 2010|
|498:|| Technical Error Appears to be Blocking All Google Searches In China|
"This blockage seems to have been triggered by a change on Google's part,"
|Asia and Pacific Region||Mar 30, 2010|
|499:|| Japan's Nikkei Newspaper Goes Pay To View and Even Restricts Links|
"We may seek damages for any violations of these rules."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Apr 10, 2010|
|500:|| Rakuten Acquires buy.com for $250M|
"The all-cash deal will be handled by Rakuten USA (headquartered in Boston), which is expected to merge with Buy.com in the process."
|Asia and Pacific Region||May 20, 2010|
|501:|| Google China will no longer forward to Google Hong Kong|
"Over the next few days we'll end the redirect entirely, taking all our Chinese users to our new landing page, and today we re-submitted our ICP license renewal application based on this approach."
|Asia and Pacific Region||June 29, 2010|
|502:|| Google Renewed its ICP License in China|
Google.cn will be able to operate legally in mainland China for at least one more year.
|Asia and Pacific Region||July 12, 2010|
|503:|| Software will be Unpatentable in New Zealand|
"Despite what appears to be a big-budget lobbying effort by the pro-patent fraternity, Hon Simon Power announced today that he wouldn't be modifying the proposed Patents Bill hence software will be unpatentable once the Bill passes into law." - New Zealand Computer Society
|Asia and Pacific Region||July 15, 2010|
|504:|| Baidu hacking lawsuit allowed to proceed|
"I hold that Baidu has alleged sufficient facts in its complaint to give rise to a plausible claim of gross negligence or recklessness,"
|Asia and Pacific Region||July 23, 2010|
|505:|| Yahoo! Japan switches to Google Search|
The Google Japan blog confirms that Yahoo! Japan will license Google search technology.
|Asia and Pacific Region||July 27, 2010|
|506:|| Baidu's CEO Pursues Long-Term Growth|
"Mr. Li says search advertising will remain Baidu's main growth driver for five to 15 years."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Aug 4, 2010|
|507:|| Burma Hit By Ongoing Net Attack|
"An ongoing computer attack has knocked Burma off the internet, just days ahead of its first election in 20 years."
|Asia and Pacific Region||Nov 5, 2010|
|508:|| Japan Seizes Google User Records|
Japanese prosecutors on Tuesday seized user records from Google in an investigation into the leak of a video on YouTube
|Asia and Pacific Region||Nov 10, 2010|
|509:|| Facebook Should Be In China, Says Baidu|
Baidu called for a Facebook entry into China, where the government currently bans the social network out of censorship
|Asia and Pacific Region||Dec 21, 2010|
|510:|| Skype Calls Banned In China|
"... it was announced that all internet phone calls were to be banned apart from those made over two state-owned networks,"
|Asia and Pacific Region||Dec 31, 2010|
|511:|| Baidu Reaches Out In English To Help Grow Its Market Share|
Chinese search engine giant Baidu has launched an English-language blog on the country's online culture, a company spokesman said on Tuesday, as the firm looks to expand into overseas markets.[br][br]Baidu Beat intends to introduce and explain to foreign users the hot topics and trends on China's Internet, which is now used by more than 450 million people, spokesman Kaiser Kuo told AFP.[br][br]'It's really out of a desire to give people who are interested in China but who don't necessarily read Chinese or don't read fluently in Chinese an opportunity to understand what Chinese Internet users are doing,' he said.
|Asia and Pacific Region||Jan 12, 2011|
|512:|| Executives at Alibaba Resign Over Frauds|
The chief executive of e-commerce group Alibaba.com has resigned after an internal investigation showed sales staff "intentionally or negligently" allowed more than 2,300 fraudsters to set up verified stores.
David Wei and chief operating officer Elvis Lee departed amid what the firm, one of China's biggest internet success stories, described as "systemic breakdown in our company's culture of integrity".
|Asia and Pacific Region||Feb 21, 2011|
|513:|| Baidu Deletes Almost 2.8 Million Files Of Online Works Over Copyright|
Chinese search engine Baidu has deleted 2.8m works from its online library, Baidu Wenku, in an attempt to settle a copyright dispute with writers.[br][br]"By Tuesday afternoon we had removed almost 2.8 million files, mainly from the Literary Works section of the site, which was the primary concern of the writers and publishers,"
|Asia and Pacific Region||Mar 31, 2011|
|514:|| Facebook and Baidu To Team Up Over Social Network In China|
Facebook has struck a deal with Baidu, the biggest Chinese search engine, to open a jointly-owned socialnetwork in China, according to reports in the Chinese press, citing inside sources.
|Asia and Pacific Region||Apr 12, 2011|
|515:|| 36 People Arrested In Alibaba Fraud Case|
Chinese police have arrested 36 people in connection with operating fraud on Alibaba.com that prompted the resignations of the firm's top executives in February, the company said.
|Asia and Pacific Region||July 1, 2011|
|516:|| Baidu In Partnership With Microsoft to Get English Search Results From Bing|
Finally it's official. Both Baidu and Microsoft China have confirmed it: Baidu's partnership with Microsoft's Bing for English-language searches on Baidu.com is a done deal, after several months of rumors.[br][br]With this partnership Baidu Search will show English search results based on Bing's algorithms. It gives Baidu better quality search results, whilst also raising the profile of Bing in China.
|Asia and Pacific Region||July 4, 2011|
|517:|| Baidu May Face Tighter Regulations After Criticism From State Media|
Increasing scrutiny into China's top search engine company Baidu by state media is highlighting the fierce competition developing between traditional and new media over lucrative advertising dollars.
|Asia and Pacific Region||Aug 20, 2011|
|518:|| Google Launches Deals Aggregator In China|
Shihui is an experimental search feature that aims to help people find deals through China's enormous number of group buying sites, said Google spokesman Robin Moroney.
|Asia and Pacific Region||Sept 13, 2011|
|519:|| Baidu Profit Up 80 Percent, Forecasts More Growth|
Baidu Inc., which operates China's most popular search engine, said Friday its latest quarterly profit jumped 80 percent as strong growth in usage of its site helped to drive advertising revenue higher.
|Asia and Pacific Region||Oct 29, 2011|
|520:|| Alibaba Group Invests RMB 1 Billion into ETao Search Engine|
Chinese e-commerce conglomerate Alibaba Group has announced plans to invest RMB 1 bln in its ETao e-commerce search engine.
|Asia and Pacific Region||Nov 3, 2011|