Android Market And Gmail Working Again In China
According to Google, it was due to their fault, not a blockage from the Chinese authorities, which is sort of reassuring. A software update resulted in the inaccessibility, said Google.
We identified a technical issue during a software update, and have now fixed it.
…said a Google spokesperson to PO Tech Asia.
A quick accessibility test here for market.android.com returns with positive results. Sweet. Not that many users were affected, since there are a number of Android Market rip offs in China, but its always good to have the service active rather than being blocked.