Google’s Dirty Secret: outsourcing the evil..
A scandal has broken after Google was caught outsourcing a scam operation from Kenya, later moved to India.
Only one company is involved at the moment, Kenyan start-up Mocality, but we should expect there to be many, many more that are either unaware or have not come forward for whatever reason.
- Google Accused Of Being Evil…In Kenya (forbes.com)
- Google ‘mortified’ over client poaching scandal, caught harvesting Mocality database information (9to5google.com)
- Google Kenya plays very dirty against Mocality (kariobangi.wordpress.com)
- Google’s Kenyan ripoff (boingboing.net)
- Busted: Google gets caught scraping Kenya’s biggest business listings database (thenextweb.com)
- Google Apologizes to Kenya Startup Over Dirty Business Tactics (pcworld.com)