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24 January 2006

Google in China: degrees of evil

Author: Rebecca MacKinnon, fellow at Harvard Law School's Berkman Center for Internet and Society, on her weblog, RConversation

Google...has agreed to actively censor a new Chinese-language search service that will be housed on computer servers inside the PRC... Google seems to be trying to minimize it's evilness in several ways... Google says they will put up a notice at the...

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25 January 2006
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Author: Reporters sans frontières

Reporters sans frontières est écoeurée d’apprendre que Google a décidé de lancer en Chine une version censurée de son moteur de recherche. Désormais, les internautes chinois devront se contenter des contenus validés par les autorités de Pékin. Exit les...

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25 January 2006

Google launches censored version of its search-engine

Author: Reporters Without Borders

Reporters Without Borders today accused the Internet’s biggest search-engine, Google, of “hypocrisy” for its plan to launch a censured version of its product in China, meaning that the country’s Internet users would only be able to look up material...

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26 January 2006

Testing the "Castrated" Google [China]

Author: Rebecca MacKinnon, fellow at Harvard Law School's Berkman Center for Internet and Society, on her weblog, RConversation

I went on Google.cn and did a search with the Chinese characters for "Dong Zhou" village - where police recently shot unarmed villagers... The search turned up a number of results talking about the incident as a "blood crime" or "massacre"... A search...

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16 February 2006

Proposed 'online freedom act' may hurt US and US-listed China firms

Author: AFX News

A bill to be introduced to the US Congress, which aims to prevent internet companies from facilitating censorship overseas, may not only limit US companies' ability do business in China, but may also deter Chinese companies from tapping US equity...

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23 April 2006

Google's China Problem (and China's Google Problem)

Author: Clive Thompson, New York Times Magazine

...Google's conduct in China has in recent months seemed considerably less than idealistic. In January...the company announced it would be introducing a new version of its search engine for the Chinese market. To obey China's censorship laws, Google's...

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15 June 2006

Yahoo! clear worst offender in censorship tests on search engines

Author: Reporters Without Borders

Reporters Without Borders said it found Yahoo! to be the clear worst offender in censorship tests the organisation carried out on Chinese versions of Internet search engines Yahoo!, Google, MSN as well as their local competitor Baidu.

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19 November 2007

China's search: Power with few results

Author: Marketplace [USA]

With what we know about censorship in China, how is the content you find on Baidu different from the results offered by Google? [Dawn Chmielewski, Los Angeles Times:]... If you do a search for a term that's forbidden -- say, Falun Gong, which...you're...

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2 February 2008

Google faces lawsuit from Chinese dissident

Author: Mure Dickie, Financial Times

A Chinese scholar who -challenged the communist government by setting up a democratic opposition party has vowed to sue US internet company Google for excising his name from its local search results...Guo Quan's...threatened lawsuit...highlights the...

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21 August 2008

Google and Yahoo tread carefully in Beijing row [China]

Author: James Politi & Richard Waters, Financial Times

Since the end of last year, the California First Amendment Coalition…has been pushing the Bush administration to launch a trade dispute against China on internet censorship…A petition the group has filed with the Office of the US Trade Representative...

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