Prison » Apple CEO Tim Cook says he ‘shares China’s cyberspace vision’ at an event promoting the country’s internet censorship

Daily Mail
December 4, 2017

Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, has revealed that he shares China’s cyberspace vision of ‘developing a digital economy for openness and shared benefits.’

Speaking at a conference in China this week, Cook said that Apple was ‘proud to have worked alongside many of our partners in China to help build a community that will join a common future in cyberspace.’

The news comes as Apple faces criticism from rights groups for bowing to pressure from cyber regulators after it removed hundreds of apps from its Chinese store this year.

Cook was speaking at the World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, China this week.

According to Bloomberg, Cook said: ‘The theme of this conference – developing a digital economy for openness and shared benefits – is a vision we at Apple share.

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This article was posted: Monday, December 4, 2017 at 8:40 am

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