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chinaban

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All typepad.com and blogs.com hosted sites are banned in China starting this morning, a week after China has agreed to amend its constitution to respect human rights. This is another move by the Central government to curb free speech and freedom of information on the Internet. This is the first time in two years that China has blocked access to foreign servers that host personal sites
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Source: Glutter

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via Marginal Revolution,
check Joi Ito's blog for comments.

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related links:
Censorship stepped up to target blogging, RSF
Sites Blocked in China - Highlights, Harvard Law School
Real-Time Testing of Internet Filtering in China, Harvard Law School