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France’s Iliad asks to join rivals’ network sharing plan-Les Echos

France’s Iliad asks to join rivals’ network sharing plan-Les Echos

PARIS (Reuters) – France’s upstart mobile player Iliad is seeking talks with larger rivals Vivendi’s SFR and Bouygues Telecom over joining the duo’s network sharing plan, according to a letter published online by Les Echos newspaper. The letter attributed to Iliad Chief Executive Maxime Lombardini underscores how the planned network sharing between France’s second- and [...]

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China’s rumor crackdown has ‘cleaned’ Internet, official says

China’s rumor crackdown has ‘cleaned’ Internet, official says

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s campaign against online rumors, which critics say is crushing free speech, has been highly successful in “cleaning” the Internet, a top official of the country’s internet regulator said on Thursday. China has the world’s most sophisticated online censorship system, known outside the country as the Great Firewall. It blocks many social [...]

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China’s rumor crackdown has ‘cleaned’ Internet, official says

China’s rumor crackdown has ‘cleaned’ Internet, official says

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s campaign against online rumors, which critics say is crushing free speech, has been highly successful in “cleaning” the Internet, a top official of the country’s internet regulator said on Thursday. China has the world’s most sophisticated online censorship system, known outside the country as the Great Firewall. It blocks many social [...]

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