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Google And China Talks Stall, But Not Done Yet | Melanie Lee and Chris Buckley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google and China talks continue, Google said on Monday, despite mounting signs the company could soon shut down the site....

Google, China, and 1984

Andrew Rosen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Andrew Rosen

In having made an attack on Google, China may have forced the US to address whether it must counter the Chinese threat by engaging in, if not actively protecting, the psychographic data of Americans using the web.

US 'Closes In On Google Hackers'

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Investigators say they are closing in on the source of the cyber attacks that hit a number of US companies, including Google, according to reports....

Cyberwar With China: Former Intelligence Chief Says It Is Aiming at America's "Soft Underbelly"

Nathan Gardels | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Nathan Gardels

Though America's cyber-vulnerability has long been a concern of the intelligence agencies, the Google episode has catapulted it to a national security priority.

Google in China

Greg Selkoe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Greg Selkoe

As many of you have heard, Google is considering leaving the Chinese market. Yes, that's right; they would leave behind 1 billion plus people in the b...

Google, China and U.S. Foreign Policy

Ernest J. Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ernest J. Wilson

Now that Google has stepped out and taken an aggressive stance against the government of China, arguably the second or third most powerful country in the world, we may be witnessing a new stage in U.S. international relations.

China Censors Google Searches; "Human Rights" Becomes "Hunan Rice"

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andy Borowitz

Google pulled out of China today after discovering that the Chinese government had been censoring the search results of its world-famous search engine.

White House Using Google As Foreign Policy Tool, China Media | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

China has signalled a change of approach to the Google crisis, with state media describing the company's threat to pull out of the country as a politi...

Clinton's Speech on Internet Freedom: A Turning Point for Freedom of Expression

Elisa Massimino | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Elisa Massimino

In an address this morning, Secretary Clinton made clear the Obama Administration's intent to put into practice its previously stated commitment to Internet freedom.

Google's Got the Goods on China

Jose Ferreira | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jose Ferreira

Google's real threat to China is not that it will leave the country. It's that it will embarrass China and damage its national reputation as a place to do business.

Google China History: TIMELINE Of Google's Biggest China Controversies (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google threatening to leave China earlier this week came as a surprise to some, but the relationship between the two has a history of issues. The l...

Google, China Relations SOUR: Google Threatens To Pull Out Of China After Hack

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google-China relations have always been under close watch, from the search engine leader censoring Chinese results to speculation over why Google Chin...

Chinese Citizens Gather To Mourn Google In Candlelit Vigil (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

After yesterday's news that Google will stop censoring its search results in China and may pull out of the country entirely, Chinese mourners gathered...

Google to China: Drop Dead!

Rory O'Connor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Rory O'Connor

Does a company with a stated corporate goal of "Don't Be Evil" really deserve praise for finally pulling the plug on its longstanding cooperation with the Great Firewall? I think not.

Google To Stop Scanning China Authors' Books

BusinessWeek | Mark Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The U.S. Internet operator will "respect the wishes of any Chinese author who hasn't authorized their books to be scanned," it said in a Jan. 9 letter...

China's Google Scandal

James A. Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
James A. Lewis

The focus of American spying is traditional statecraft -- arms sales, military capabilities and plans, political intentions. China's goals, though, are very different, and we should call them on it.

Google Hackers Targeted Source Code Of More Than 30 Companies | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

A hack attack that targeted Google in December also hit 33 other companies, including financial institutions and defense contractors, and was aimed at...

Google China Updates: Liveblogging News And Reactions To Google's "New Approach"

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

We'll be live-blogging developments pertaining to Google's recent actions in China. Send reactions, tips, and news here. WEDNESDAY JANUARY 20 ...

China Accuses Google Of 'Malicious Revenge' | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The official newspaper of China's ruling communist party has accused Google of seeking "malicious revenge" after a malware warning appeared by one of ...

Google Launches China Music Download Service In Bid To Fight Pirating

The Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Google and major music companies launched a free Internet music download service for China today in a bid to help turn a field dominated by pirates in...

Fair Trade Suffers When China Censors The Internet. It's Not Just A Human Rights Issue.

Michael A. Santoro and Wendy Goldberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael A. Santoro and Wendy Goldberg

We are accustomed to thinking of censorship purely as a human rights issue, but for information providers and technology companies, censorship acts as a trade barrier.

"Stocks" Beats "Sex" As China's Most Googled Word

Reuters Via CNBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The names of three banks and the word "stocks" beat "sex" to become four of the most Googled words in China last year, according to a Google China lis...