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Life behind the great firewall of China: VPN in China

Life behind the great firewall of China: VPN in China

Update China internet – January 2015 As of 1st January 2015, the Chinese government further tightened it’s grip on the nation’s internet access. A rude awakening for many expats hoping to get on the ‘net – nothing worked. Things have calmed down a little, but the fall-out is as follows:- 1) All foreign sites are throttled. Regardless of CDN’s, font-libraries, supplementary elements, platforms etc.; foreign sites are subjected to government level ‘throttling’. 2) Mobile VPN’s don’t work. Astrill, one of…

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Samsung GT-7566 – Photos’ from the last 6 months

Samsung GT-7566 – Photos’ from the last 6 months

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Access Google Play in China, download playstore apps in China

Access Google Play in China, download playstore apps in China

Google Play China: Making US Google play into Chinese Google Play This guide will instruct you on how to access Google play store in China, or any locale in the world! It works for all phone types. It works for all models and carriers. It will show and make available all the apps and content as available in Google Play Store, US. Requirements Phone, USB cable, Internet connection, VPN access (I use HMA), Supporting files. ** Your phone MUST be…

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Root Galaxy Duos GT-7566 – Galaxy Duos GT-7562

Root Galaxy Duos GT-7566 – Galaxy Duos GT-7562

SO…. The time has come. My phone is getting slower, and I want to use the WIFI teather without operator charges! The best way to do this is to ROOT my GT-S7566, get into the manufacturer installed bloat, and cut it out, like the cancer it is. Rooting a Samsung Galaxy Duos s-7566 This will allow me access to ALL the installed files, right down to the core C:/ drive, (as it were). It’s called Superuser rights. It’ll allow me…

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China Mobile data usage limits

China Mobile data usage limits

So. Have this smartphone – Have been trying different packages, having visited the store and bought the one recommended at point of sale. On discussing this with someone that spoke English, the package had far to many talk minutes of which I used about 2 within the first month. It also had too much bandwidth. I swopped it down to a lower package with 400mb and some free text messages and no free minutes for calls etc. There’s no way…

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China accident

China accident

So. Nice little accident. First i’ve seen to date. E-bike meets car. Not a serious accident and no-one was hurt. Looks like he swerved off into the traffic, (normal behavior for e-bike riders), and is probably wondering why someone hit him. Mirror Signal? Don’t care? As I was taking the picture, someone decided to park up and begin a fixed turn. Three point. Reversing out, manuevering parking again, stopping, moving out. Horns blaring all the while. Accident behind. Eventually, a…

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Google Play Multi-region access-Noobs Guide:Google apps without installing google play

Google Play Multi-region access-Noobs Guide:Google apps without installing google play

 ** UPDATE: The information in this guide may no longer be available. Since the changes in mid-2014, many of the GOOGLE APPS services have been severely restricted or curtailed. https://www.michaeltyler.co.uk/life-behind-the-wall-vpn-in-china/ In this guide I talk about accessing and downloading Google apps (apk)’s without having to have the Google Play functioning on your smartphone.. Imagine the horror! After purchasing a brand new Samsung Galaxy S Duo S7566, you discover that due to the regional nature of corporate money making and Geo-politics,…

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