Google vs China Update: Chinese Targeted Internal Spy System

Tom Foremski | January 13th

Computerworld has a very interesting story about the Google/China flap.

Reporter Robert McMillan quotes an unnamed source:

...they [hackers] apparently were able to access a system used to help

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So We’re All Supposed to Believe Google Finally Developed a Conscience? [The Dissenting Opinion]

Mark 'Rizzn' Hopkins | January 13th

Ryan Tate at Valleywag wrote an uncharacteristically positive opening line to a post today: “Google is putting its profits and growth on the line to stand up to China's [sic] authoritartian practices.”

Are they

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Google is Right: China is Not a Developing Country

Jeff Nolan | January 13th

Larry wrote this today and I think it pretty much sums up the situation for Google in China.

Reading all of this laid out in a blog post can be summed up in one
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Google Pulls a Conan O’Brien, Would Rather Close Down Search than Censor

Tom Foremski | January 13th

Yesterday I wrote that when it comes to China, "Google's backbone is as flexible as that of a Chinese circus contortionist." Because Google is quick to bend over backwards and appease the Chinese

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War Against The West – Google China Situation

John Furrier | January 13th

Here is a round up of some of the facts being reported around the web.  Obviously to me this is a war against the west. Google has gone above and beyond the call of duty to comply with the...»

Fear Not Google, A Cloud Challenger Will Appear

John Casaretto | January 13th

Today I want to talk about possibilities.  In reading John Furrier's great post about Google's impending dominance in the world of cloud computing, at SiliconANGLE and its network this story has sparked

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Justin.TV’s Community Creates 30 Hours of Video Per Minute

Robert Scoble | January 13th

Justin.tv is a technology company first, a spokesman insists, and a live video broadcaster second — a distinction that could explain why stats published late in 2009 show that more video was uploaded every minute to its

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Advertisers Looking to Build Their Audiences Rather than Rent Them

Daisy Whitney | January 12th

Why rent an audience when you can buy your own? That's the new philosophy of marketers who are spending money this year to build out a social networking presence through "earned" media rather than paid media. Some advertisers,

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LiquidCable: Free Cable TV Over the Internet?

Art Fewell | January 12th

LiquidCable is a service that promises to deliver a full lineup of broadcast quality TV over the internet. At CES last week, I met with Evan Johnson, LiquidCable’s Vice President of Content, and he

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Web Informant: Automated Video Image Analysis will be the Next Big Breakthrough

David Strom | January 12th

Remember Chance the Gardener character in Being There? "I like to watch tv" was his famous line. The problem with most business videos is that we produce a lot of unwatchable footage, especially those taken by security

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