Digital Independence NSA Scandal Boosts German Tech Industry

The German IT sector is hoping to profit from trust lost in American technology firms in the aftermath of the NSA spying scandal. But critics warn that plans to create a European routing system could affect the openness of the Internet.
German IT firms hope to cash in increased worries about US spying.

German IT firms hope to cash in increased worries about US spying.

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Translated from the German by Charles Hawley and Daryl Lindsey