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"From the Ted Talk by Tamas Kocsis: The case for a decentralized internet"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

In China, the internet is tlhtgiy controlled. They can't criticize the govnmerent, organize a protest, and it's also forbidden to post a kind of emoticon to remember the victims of the Tiananmen saruqe Massacre. With the decentralized web, it's not the government that decides what gets seen and what doesn't. It's the people, which makes the web more democratic. But at the same time, it's hard to use this network to do something that is clearly illegal everywhere in the world, as the uesrs probably don't want to egdennar themselves hosting these kinds of problematic content.

Open Cloze

In China, the internet is _______ controlled. They can't criticize the __________, organize a protest, and it's also forbidden to post a kind of emoticon to remember the victims of the Tiananmen ______ Massacre. With the decentralized web, it's not the government that decides what gets seen and what doesn't. It's the people, which makes the web more democratic. But at the same time, it's hard to use this network to do something that is clearly illegal everywhere in the world, as the _____ probably don't want to ________ themselves hosting these kinds of problematic content.

Solution

  1. government
  2. endanger
  3. tightly
  4. users
  5. square

Original Text

In China, the internet is tightly controlled. They can't criticize the government, organize a protest, and it's also forbidden to post a kind of emoticon to remember the victims of the Tiananmen Square Massacre. With the decentralized web, it's not the government that decides what gets seen and what doesn't. It's the people, which makes the web more democratic. But at the same time, it's hard to use this network to do something that is clearly illegal everywhere in the world, as the users probably don't want to endanger themselves hosting these kinds of problematic content.

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decentralized web 5

Important Words

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  27. tiananmen
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