• U.S. lawmakers ask Google if it will rejoin Chinese market

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers on Thursday asked Alphabet Inc's Google if it will re-enter the Chinese search engine market and if it would comply with China's internet censorship policies upon its return.
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  • A senior Google researcher just reportedly resigned in protest over the company's potential return to China with a censored search engine

    A senior Google researcher just reportedly resigned in protest over the company's potential return to China with a censored search engine

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Jack Poulson, a senior Google research scientist, has put his money where his mouth is.
    He has resigned his position in protest to Google's possible re-entry into China, The Intercept reported Thursday .
    Google management last month acknowledged that it has considered returning to the communist country. A return would mean conceding to demands made by the Chinese government that Google censor information.
    The company has already built a search engine that would do just that, according to reports. From the Intercept's story:
    "In early August, Poulson raised concerns with his managers at...
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