Pichai makes case for move into China, says Google censors …

Google CEO Sundar Pichai offered a new justification for the company’s exploration of a censored version of its search engine for people in China: it already censors information elsewhere. In a New York Times interview published Thursday, Pichai compared Europe’s “right to be forgotten laws” to censorship when asked about launching a search product in […]

Report: Google’s China Platform Logs Phone Numbers, Censors…

Report: Google’s China Platform Logs Phone Numbers, Censors Results, Drove Engineer To Quit  Forbes Google’s China version will link search history to phone number: Report  Times of India Senior Google Scientist Quits Over Plans for Censored China Web Search  The Epoch Times Google China Prototype Links Searches to Phone Numbers  The Intercept Full coverage AddSearch News Related Posts:Google’s Chinese […]

Google, China create search engine that tracks, censors sea…

A prototype of a censored search engine that links users’ queries to their personal phone numbers is the result of a collaboration between Google and China. This technology would make it easier for the Communist Party of China to monitor people and what they are searching, the Intercept reported Friday. Dragonfly, the code name for […]