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Google routes Chinese search to Hong Kong website

Tuesday 23 March 2010 | 09:02 CET | News
Google has stopped censoring search results on its Chinese site Google.cn. Users visiting Google.cn are redirected to Google.com.hk, where the company offers uncensored search in simplified Chinese, specifically designed for users in mainland China and delivered via servers in Hong Kong. Google said the switch to Hong Kong is a "sensible solution" to avoiding the Chinese government's censorship requirements, and "entirely legal". The company warned that the Chinese government still could block its services at any time, and Google created a new website where it will post daily updates on which

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Companies: Google
Countries: China
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