iOS app Android app

Google China Censorship

Google: Search Engine BLOCKED In Mainland China

AP | MIHCAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO — Google Inc. triggered a false alarm Thursday by posting a notice that its search engine and several other services had been cut ...

On Cat Videos and Human Rights

Christina Gagnier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Christina Gagnier

Throughout its history, the U.S has positioned itself as a beacon of democracy, free speech and freedom of expression. It is essential that we lead in the preservation of human rights online.

Google Confronts Map Censorship

InformationWeek | Thomas Claburn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Having moved its search service from mainland China to Hong Kong, Google may soon have to do the same with Google Maps....

China Allowing Searches To Google's Hong Kong Server

AllThingsD | John Paczkowski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

As opposed to outright blocking Google's search servers in Hong Kong, the Chinese government has taken a different approach by filtering the search re...

The Chicago/China Connection

Rod Shrader | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Rod Shrader

There is a remarkable body of work underway at UIC that is making a difference in the way business is done between the Unites States and China.

Google Is the New "CorporNation" - Half Company, Half Virtual Government

Adam Hanft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Adam Hanft

The United States has become a holding company -- owning big chunks of banks and car companies, naming board members -- while Google is speaking out about human rights and censorship.

Google China News: LIVE UPDATES

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google announced yesterday that it would stop censoring China search results and has effectively shut down its mainland China search site, rerouting u...

7 Downsides Of Google's China Exit (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google effectively shut down its China search engine yesterday, announcing that it had officially decided to stop censoring search results and would b...

If China Unplugs Google, it Will Be the First Time China's People Know What They Aren't Allowed To See

Peter Scheer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Peter Scheer

The Chinese people, for the most part, have been unaware of what the government does not let them see. Never before has the government, in its regulation of internet content, cut off access to a website regularly used by so many of its own citizens.

Google Shuts Down China Search, Redirects To Hong Kong

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

UPDATE 3/23/2010 11:31AM ET: In response to Google's decision to stop its censorship of search results, China has retaliated by censoring Google's Hon...

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.

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 ...

Google China Move Backed By Yahoo

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

SUNNYVALE, Calif. — Yahoo Inc. supports rival Google's threatened departure from China because of computer attacks that pried into the e-mail ac...

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.