zur Erinnerung an die Google-in-China-Zensur-Debatte: Ross Mayfield’s The Great Wall of Google

But this is the network age, where even the physics of information are different. I’ve had a chance to meet blog service providers and gain an understanding of the operational model of censorship. Most critically, users transcend the filter, creating their own language to gain freedom of speech. Which raises a very interesting scenario: Google.cn is launched, users as publishers and searchers optimize search for freedom, the filter is calibrated, users calibrate, rinse, lather and repeat.