Peering: Is Google Evil? by Charles Petrie
Posted in: Research at 27/05/2011 14:04
Is Google the new "evil empire?" Microsoft has long held that title for many people, especially here in Silicon Valley. Google is arguably now more important for more people and invites a comparison because of its informal corporate slogan: "Don't be evil." Indeed, you can find many rants now on the Web that include the words "Google," and "evil," as well as curse words. Wired ran an article long ago on the topic of Google and evil. Wikipedia devotes a page to criticisms of Google. So, is it evil?