China Government's Censorship Spikes

See: Censorship in China has spiked in recent days as the government scrambles to contain public anger over the forced evictions of migrant workers and claims of child abuse at a kindergarten in Beijing

For those of you in the West, governments deleting social media posts, removing articles and blocking searches is a very foreign concept. In China, this is how things are done.

As for our industry, this type of action should help you understand the mentality and tactics of Hikvision, a Chinese government subsidiary, who simply cannot fathom that people would be allowed to publicly criticize them.

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