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Go Sit In the Hot Seat? No Thanks!

By - January 30, 2006

This speaks for itself.

The leading US-based Internet companies are showing little interest in attending a Congressional briefing on worries that the firms are bending to the wishes of China’s censors.

Microsoft and Cisco Systems have refused to attend the event, while Google and Yahoo are non-committal, officials said.

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One thought on “Go Sit In the Hot Seat? No Thanks!

  1. SorenG says:

    I hope Google and Yahoo attend, the bad press will go to MSFT and Cisco for not. I would like to see them answer questions. If not, could someone please point me to a decent search engine to use that is not caving in to repressive regimes.