Eric SchmidtAs early as October, 2009, Google CEO Eric Schmidt envisions the shift of dominance from the U.S. to China is happening as we speak. According to Schmidt, he predicts that the Internet will be dominated by Chinese-language content within the next five years. This puts Google at a major disadvantage based on its ongoing scuffles with this Super Power (see my previous post on this issue: “Google Is No Secretary Of State When It Comes To Diplomacy In China“)
According to Martin Jacques, author of “When China Rules the World,” he claims that Google with all of its far-reaching authority and power cannot take on the Chinese government over censorship issues and win. Jacques sees this dynamic as a metaphor of the bigger issue, as Google’s fate is a sign of the world to come, where the entire Internet and world for that matter – will run by the Chinese.
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