The Week: Quotes of the week

"We have decided we are no longer willing to continue censoring our results on, and so over the next few weeks we will be discussing with the Chinese government the basis on which we could operate an unfiltered search engine within the law, if at all."

- A Google spokesman explains the company's decision to end censorship of search results in China

"People have really gotten comfortable not only sharing more information of different kinds, but more openly and with more people. That social norm is just something that has evolved over time." - Mark Zuckerberg, the Facebook chief executive, says concerns over privacy are fading.