Google Wants to be Internet Pope

What makes Google as Internet pope scary is that they are claiming a much wider area of infallibility than the Pope does. I hope Roman Catholics will forgive me if my understanding of Papal infallibility is a little muddled. But I do know that the Pope does not intercept thousands of communications and direct people to his own conception of the truth. But that is what Google wants to do. Their papacy will cover the globe. As New Scientist reports, “Google wants to rank websites based Read more […]

French Court Finds Food Critic Guilty of Too High Google Ranking

The nice thing about this atrocious judicial decision was that it openly exposes the arrogance of those in power and how much they hate and fear the internet. Yes it happened in France, but you can be sure others want to do the same thing, including on this side of the Atlantic. According to the BBC, A French judge has ruled against a blogger because her scathing restaurant review was too prominent in Google search results. The judge ordered that the post’s title be amended and told the blogger Read more […]