they want this software pre-installed on all new PC's.......hmmmm if only there was some way of uninstalling software.......
China's controversial mandatory censorware has only been delayed rather than abandoned, according to state media. The Chinese government postponed regulations that PCs sold in China had to come with locally-developed Green Dam Youth Escort filtering software pre-installed just hours before the 1 July deadline, sparking …
What stops a re-install?
Simple, if you are lucky, you are warned, possibly twice.
Less lucky or if a multiple offender you lose all access to the Internet.
if you are less lucky still you lose, access to travel in country, access to university and/or any chance at getting a job outside off a sweatshop. BTW: they also apply this kind of pressure to relatives.
If the CCP really doesn't like you they throw you into a labor camp until the shoot you and sell your organs to some rich capitalist., then bill the cost of the bullet to any surviving relatives.
Many if the mostly free West just can't seem to grasp how much of a price is paid by those who choose to challenge the CCP in country.
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