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  1. Google Censorship Ruling in Canada Has Worldwide Implications

    This begs us to ask the question: Just how much censorship control should a government have over search engines? Google voluntarily offered to remove the search results from but not for other sites like, and Google...

  2. Google Blocks Child Abuse Images on 100,000 Search Terms

    The move follows UK government calls made earlier this year for search engines and Internet service providers (ISPs) to do more to prevent access to illegal material. In a piece written for the Daily Mail, Google's executive chairman Eric Schmidt...

  3. Google: 25,000 Government Requests for Data in First Half of 2013

    Overall, the number of requests received is double the number of requests made in the first half of 2009 (12,539) when Google first started reporting government data requests and comes amid major concerns at the extent of web spying, as revealed...

  4. Bing Adds Pop-Up Child Abuse Warnings to UK Searchers

    Microsoft is the first search engine to add the sort of feature that the UK government has suggested will be a good way to protect children online. As well as a selection of options, including an opt-in to adult content, the UK government has...

  5. Google Reports Surge in Government Takedown Requests

    UK government officials also called on Google to remove content that portrayed the government in a negative light. From July to December 2012 Google received 2,285 government requests to remove content from its platforms, an all-time high.

  6. Google Reveals More Government Search Censorship Requests

    Google is alarmed by government requests to remove political content from search results, fearing that free expression may be at risk. Government request data is updated in six-month increments because it’s a people-driven, manual process,” said Chou.

  7. New Google Privacy Policy Combines User Data From All Google Services

    Perhaps the real creepy factor you should be worried about is Google’s growing relationship with the government. Besides Google+ and social search, one of Google’s major focuses is mobile. The big change: Google clearly states that it will combine...

  8. Google Hearts London: New Offices & World's First Chrome Store

    In November 2010, UK prime minister David Cameron set out the government's ambition for London's East End, specifically the area between Old Street and the Queen Elizabeth Park in Stratford, to become a world-leading 'Tech City' to rival Silicon...

  9. Real Names: Google+, Government & The Identity Ecosystem

    Mind you the Korean system involves government verification of ID, but Google does ask for the same when people reinstate accounts, so I would say it is playing in the same pond, perhaps even on the same lily pad.