China Calls Google “Political Tool”


Google’s recent accusations that Chinese hackers were compromising Gmail user accounts have riled up China’s media. The Communist newspaper People’s Daily calls Google a political tool that is betraying the spirit of the Internet. Google would argue that blocking search results and censoring Internet content for political gain is betraying the spirit of the Internet. Read the full article at

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Shelly Palmer is a business advisor and technology consultant. He helps Fortune 500 companies with digital transformation, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn's Top Voice in Technology, he is the co-host of "Think About This with Shelly Palmer & Ross Martin." He covers tech and business for Good Day New York, writes a weekly column for Adweek, is a regular commentator on CNN and CNBC, and writes a popular daily business blog. Follow @shellypalmer or visit



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