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China's Baidu, Microsoft to cooperate in search (Censorship Service for China's "Google")
Yahoo Finance ^ | Associated Press

Posted on 07/05/2011 2:25:48 PM PDT by tellw

BEIJING (AP) -- Chinese search giant Baidu Inc. will use Microsoft's Bing for some English-language results as the software giant tries to expand its small share of China's search market....

...For this deal, it appears that Microsoft will censor English-language Bing search results in China. Microsoft said in a statement that Bing will use "certain filtering technologies and processes to ensure that we are in compliance with local laws."

(Excerpt) Read more at finance.yahoo.com ...


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Extended News
KEYWORDS: capitalist; china; communist; gates

1 posted on 07/05/2011 2:25:50 PM PDT by tellw
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To: tellw

Leave it to American mega-business to cooperate with totalitarian dictators...abroad AND DOMESTIC!!!

Big-businesses, which benefit by their symbiotic, “too-big-to-fail” relationship with big-government (complex gub’ment regulations help keep competition at bay...) are NO FRIEND at all to conservative, constitutional governance (see Microsoft, Apple, GE, GM, & etc...).

These are the (same type of) companies which befriended a certain central European regime dominated by a certain mustachioed man 75 years ago...

SMALL businesses are the backbone of American prosperity—accounting for 80% of our employment—and exactly what 0 & Corp. seek to destroy.


2 posted on 07/05/2011 2:35:17 PM PDT by AnalogReigns
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To: tellw

What’s tested and put into practice in China will eventually be used here. Count on it.


3 posted on 07/05/2011 2:35:37 PM PDT by Noumenon ("One man with courage is a majority." - Thomas Jefferson)
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To: tellw; rdb3; Calvinist_Dark_Lord; GodGunsandGuts; CyberCowboy777; Salo; Bobsat; JosephW; ...

4 posted on 07/05/2011 2:36:42 PM PDT by ShadowAce (Linux -- The Ultimate Windows Service Pack)
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To: tellw
American Tiananmen search

Chinese Tiananmen search

6 posted on 07/05/2011 2:48:58 PM PDT by martin_fierro (< |:)~)
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To: ShadowAce

You know, those heroic patriots at Microsoft would not have to do this if it weren’t for those communist linux bastards.


7 posted on 07/05/2011 4:04:57 PM PDT by Salo
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