How Random Babbling Becomes Corporate Policy (t3knomanser) wrote,
How Random Babbling Becomes Corporate Policy
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Wikipedia vs. China

Google caved. Yahoo caved. Microsoft caved. If you want to do business in China, you've got to play by China's rules, right? Well, Wikipedia might not be doing business per se, but after China blocked the Wiki, they refused to censor the site to appease China's government. China realized that Wikipedia was a valuable resource and unblocked it.

All those big companies had bats big enough to swing in order to get their way in China- China needs them more than they need China.
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