Google has launched the new .soy (punto soy) as an online domain. What do you think of it? Looking at things from a cultural perspective, what types of cultural dilemmas can be seen in these events? What theoretical constructs that we have discussed in class come into play here? What recommendations do you have about this issue?
Before answering, please review the following links.
Here’s the URL from Univision Noticias to announce the event:
Here’s a URL from Colorlines that is more critical the concept:
And here’s a URL from Latinpost that is more supportive of the new domain
And here’s the original google announcement and information site:
Please post your comments before 3:00am on Tuesday morning, Oct 28.
(Note: Please keep your comments brief, but feel free to post multiple comments as you see fit. Also, feel free to write in either Spanish or English)