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Apple's China problem highlights conundrum for tech sector

17:39 EDT 5 Aug 2017 | Yahoo News

Apple's China problem highlights conundrum for tech sectorApple's decision to bow to Chinese officials by removing apps to sidestep online censorship underscores the dilemma faced by US tech companies seeking to uphold principles while expanding their business. The iPhone maker is the latest from Silicon Valley to face a conundrum in balancing their value for human rights and free expression against a government intent on controlling online content. Apple this week acknowledged it had removed applications for so-called VPNs or virtual private networks, despite objections.


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