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China’s Official Newspaper Pans iPad — Too Locked Down

October 22nd, 2010 10:06 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

An anonymous reader writes “The People’s Daily newspaper, which is the official news organ of the ruling Communist party in China, apparently recently posted a review of the iPad, where it complained about the locked down nature of the device, noting that ‘There are many disadvantages. For example you cannot install pirate software on them, you cannot download [free] music, and you need to pay for movies you watch on them.’ You would think a country that is in favor of locking down the internet so much would like a locked up device …”

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