Skip to comments.China's Baidu, Microsoft to cooperate in search (Censorship Service for China's "Google")
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."
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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.
What’s tested and put into practice in China will eventually be used here. Count on it.
You know, those heroic patriots at Microsoft would not have to do this if it weren’t for those communist linux bastards.