The Google CEO also said during the event that the company re-evaluated its choice to pull out of China a few years ago, calling the country a wonderful and innovative market. He said China is an important market for the search giant given its size and took a swipe at Baidu by saying Google could compete with local players. According to reports, the censored search engine would block search terms and sites in accordance with the requirements of the Chinese government, but this has been largely speculation.
"It's initial, we don't know whether we would or could do this in China however we felt like it was essential for us to investigate".
The announcement could prompt more questions from USA policymakers, some of whom have accused Google of being evasive about Project Dragonfly. At the same time, The Intercept reported last week that Google chief of the search engine in July suggested the China version could be launched within six to nine months, but also earlier if required.
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It has also helped regenerate the much-loved Truth and has added another layer of development to Carmella's character. The Undertaker made an appearance, hyping up his match at the controversial Crown Jewel show in Saudi Arabia .
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Williams said Jones was living in the house where the girl was found and no one else was there at the time the murder took place. Williams says he won't release the names of the grandmother or the toddler until the filing of the murder charge is completed.
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"But we also follow the rule of law in every country", hinting at censoring search queries that the Chinese government deems harmful to its citizens. He said Google very much supports the U.S. armed forces.
'Today people either get fake cancer treatments or they actually get useful information, ' he said.
"Throughout Google's history we've given our employees a lot of voice and say in it, but we don't run the company by holding referendums", Pichai said.
Project Dragonfly inspired several Google employees to leave the company, either due to the nature of the project itself or the lack of transparency around it from upper management. Going forward, Google is shying away from working with military-related projects over fears of public perception of the company. If that wasn't enough, Google's own employees have signed an open letter calling for Google to abandon the project.
Pichai said that by offering a search engine in China again, the company would be able to provide users with better information than what's available on important subjects, such as cancer treatments. That includes areas such as cybersecurity and logistics.
The first legal recreational cannabis has been sold in Newfoundland and Labrador, marking a historic first across the country. A man rolls a marijuana cigarette during a legalization party at Trinity Bellwoods Park in Toronto.
Demonstrations "It is morally bankrupt to be heralding the start of a whole new fossil industry, when climate catastrophe awaits". The company had hoped to start work at the site on Saturday but this was delayed by the effects of Storm Callum.
Nebraska has had double-figure penalties in all five of its games, and its penalty average of 97.4 yards ranks last in the nation. Patterson showed off his wheels with an 81-yard scamper all the way from the MI 14 to the Wisconsin 5-yard line.
The Indians were concerned the man was attempting to view scouting reports Cleveland had on Houston's players, one person said. The seven-time All-Star started the series opener but missed Game 2 and didn't travel with the team after being hospitalized.
They 'are not public documents, and it is an independent federal crime to disclose them outside of one's official duties, ' U.S. Both counts with which Edwards was charged carry a maximum sentence of five years in prison.
With over a million Americans getting hip or knee replacement surgeries each year, this is an important area of study. The app could also help doctors monitor the health of their patients who prefer to stay at home after surgery.
Nearly a fortnight after the allegations first emerged, minister of state for external affairs, MJ Akbar, has stepped down. An Indian minister accused of sexual harassment by more than 20 women has resigned as India's #MeToo movement widens.
That's a lot of money if true, as Mayweather and McGregor made out with a small fortune from their boxing match in Las Vegas . Khabib 2 will take place at Jerry World and we'll get another collision between two of the sports world's biggest hardos.
Ariana Grande has chose to take a digital detox following her "split" from Pete Davidson . "And thank you for bein there always". In a since deleted frame, the 25-year-old wrote, "OK today was v special and I'm so grateful I was able to be there".
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He also dispensed of three-time Grand Slam victor and Federer's fellow Swiss Stan Wawrinka in his opening match. The triumph also helps Djokovic surpass Federer to become world No. 2.
Canada to pardon small-scale pot convictions
On Wednesday, Canada became the second and largest country in the world to legalise cannabis for recreational purposes. The federal government set a few baseline rules and left others to the provinces . "All the years of activism paid off.
Mud in the Eye of Naysayers as Netflix Stock Skyrockets
Netflix added seven million new customers in the three months to September, bringing its global total to more than 137 million. Netflix on Tuesday reported strong third-quarter earnings, sending the company's stock up 14 percent in after-hours trading.