Google Shuts Down Russian Office Amid Internet Crackdown
Google's shutting down its engineering office in Russia, a move many analysts say is due to the country's new Internet restrictions.By Matt Picht | December 12, 2014
OK Glass, how do you say goodbye in Russian? Google's scaling down its Russian engineering operations, and Russia's new Internet restrictions might have something to do with it.
A Google spokesperson was quick to reassure Russian users the company is "deeply committed to our Russian users and customers and we have a dedicated team in Russia working to support them."