Twitter blocked in china

Drivers, teams and journalists have to circumvent the prohibition to use in your pages microblogging service during the weekend in Shanghai.

Known for its many secrets and even a certain distance of the fans, Formula 1, through the drivers and teams, this situation began to change last year with the use of Twitter. The microblogging service has become a fever in the category and teams like McLaren and Williams have adopted the tool to show scenes of them at job and in factories. Moreover, most of the journalists are following the league by the twitter. However, the GP of China, this weekend marks a setback for the category. The Asian country, known for his socialist dictatorship, limits the access of Chinese on internet. And one of the blocked services are exactly Twitter, since the day June 2, 2009. Google, the largest search site in the world, fought with the local government and displays the results microblog on their pages. But just that.
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