Shares of Sina (SINA -7.5%) crumble after the tech company agrees to follow the Chinese...


Shares of Sina (SINA -7.5%) crumble after the tech company agrees to follow the Chinese government's directive to tighten control on its Weibo microblogging service, as censors fight an increasingly uphill battle to control internet chatter in China and keep 200M users from becoming agitators. Unfortunately for Sina, if the service becomes too restricted - users may flock to another Twitter-like service.
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  • kaziim
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    What other twitter-like service in China will not require the tighter controls?
    20 Sep 2011, 12:59 PM Reply Like
  • wong li
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    this only a short term set back sina adheres to china's policies better than its competitors
    20 Sep 2011, 03:32 PM Reply Like
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