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A senior Google researcher just reportedly resigned in protest over the company’s potential return to China with a censored search engine (GOOG, GOOGL)





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Jack Poulson, a senior Google research scientist, has put his money where his mouth is.

He has resigned his position in protest to Google’s possible re-entry into China, The Intercept reported Thursday.

Google management last month acknowledged that it has considered returning to the communist country. A return would mean conceding to demands made by the Chinese government that Google censor information.

The company has already built a search engine that would do just that, according to reports. From the Intercept’s story:

“In early August, Poulson raised concerns with his managers at Google after The Intercept revealed that the internet read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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