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

About Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit



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