The unblocking of Wikipedia for both English and Chinese versions in China was short-lived. It got blocked again. Andrew Lih said we should hold our horses from drawing conclusions. However, the theory of a reporter’s question about the Wikipedia unblocking at a press conference in Beijing raised flags with the Chinese officials is highly possible if the unblocking was not intentional. It’s sad but we will just have to wait for the sun to come around another day in the distant future.

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