26. feb. 2003

Regulating Google?

"Perhaps the time has come to recognise this dominant search engine for what it is - a public utility that must be regulated in the public interest. The argument about keeping away from regulating the internet and the web has always been that the technology is not mature enough or important enough to merit government interference. Surely, with more than half of UK adults using the net we have reached the point where this argument no longer applies.

BBC News: Is Google too powerful?
(Thx again /many!)