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Google Stops Warning China Searchers About Dangerous Keywords

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Google had been offering users a warning if they searched for terms including "Freedom", and whenever someone in China had made such a move would tell them that their internet connection could be interrupted. Such warnings ceased in early December. Google had been offering users a warning if they searched for terms including "Freedom", and whenever someone in China had made such a move would tell them that their internet connection could be interrupted. Such warnings ceased in early December. 0 Comments

Google NSA Relationship Secrecy Continues Despite Courts Efforts

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Google and the National Security Agency's possibly secret relationship will remain secret. The Federal Appeals Court has upheld the NSA's decision not to release information confirming or denying if they have a relationship with Google. Google and the National Security Agency's possibly secret relationship will remain secret. The Federal Appeals Court has upheld the NSA's decision not to release information confirming or denying if they have a relationship with Google. 0 Comments

Google Shihui Deal Search Launches In China

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Google is introducing a deal search service in China known as Google Shihui (which means “timely benefit”). Shihui will allow users to search through information aggregated from China’s deal sites. There are about 4,000 such sites in the country. Google is introducing a deal search service in China known as Google Shihui (which means “timely benefit”). Shihui will allow users to search through information aggregated from China’s deal sites. There are about 4,000 such sites in the country. 0 Comments

Google's China ICP License Gets 1-Year Extension

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Despite a contentious relationship, Google recently received their Internet Content Provider permit from the Chinese government. Google wouldn't comment beyond confirming that the license has been renewed in China, a search market Baidu dominates. Despite a contentious relationship, Google recently received their Internet Content Provider permit from the Chinese government. Google wouldn't comment beyond confirming that the license has been renewed in China, a search market Baidu dominates. 0 Comments

Google+ in China: Banned, Slow, or Just Ignored?

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Shortly after Google+ launched, reports emerged indicating that Google's new social project may already be banned in China. Google's fate was later upgraded to really slow. But with such a small user base, does China even care about Google+? Shortly after Google+ launched, reports emerged indicating that Google's new social project may already be banned in China. Google's fate was later upgraded to really slow. But with such a small user base, does China even care about Google+? 0 Comments

China Blocks Google Searches for Zengcheng Protests

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As the information age has gained momentum, so have the restrictions of the Chinese government. Most recently, China blocked any Chinese search for terms related to Zencheng – a region that saw protests and riots in recent weeks. As the information age has gained momentum, so have the restrictions of the Chinese government. Most recently, China blocked any Chinese search for terms related to Zencheng – a region that saw protests and riots in recent weeks. 0 Comments