Internet censorship

The Congressional hearing members are asking the executives of major companies like Google, Yahoo, Microsoft, et al., why they are altering their business practices in China? Why are they censoring their practices and delivering otherwise confidential information to the government, practices they do not do in the United States, Europe or elsewhere … just to get more business?

One representative raised the spectre of dealing with Hitler in the 1930s and 1940s.

The more things change, the more they stay the same.

Moral: Technology may be the “new guy on the block.” But, it is still management that controls and uses the technology … and the ethics and morals of management always must be reviewed.


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