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88 Bar · January, 2015

88 Bar is a group blog about technology, media and design in the Greater China region.

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13 January 2015

Fact-Checking the Hype Surrounding FireChat in Hong Kong's Protests

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Pro-democracy protesters downloaded smartphone chat app FireChat in droves amid rumors of an Internet shutdown. In the rush to cover the phenomenon, media outlets got some things wrong.