• LinkedIn is shutting down its Chinese site after drawing criticism for censoring profiles with content considered offensive to the country's government

    1 day ago - By Business Insider

    Chinese leader Xi Jinping
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    LinkedIn is ending its localized version in China, replacing it with a site without a social feed.
    It had blocked accounts of reporters and researchers sharing content considered offensive to the CCP.
    LinkedIn is the last big American social media site operating in China, the WSJ reports.
    LinkedIn is shutting down its local version in China after coming under fire for censoring accounts in the country that shared content considered offensive to China's government. The company, which is owned by Microsoft , said in a blog post on...
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