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'Google to buy Apple': Dow Jones newswires apologize for bizarre fake news

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Published time: 10 Oct, 2017 19:31 Dow Jones Newswires published multiple fake headlines shortly after markets opened Tuesday morning, sparking fears it had been hacked. Headlines published Tuesday morning included: “DJ UPDATE: Google, Apple Join to Create Tech Giant,” “DJ Google to buy Apple for $9 billion,” “DJ Google Says Yay” and “DJ Google Says Read More

Google uncovered Russian Federation-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail : source

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Google has discovered Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on its YouTube, Gmail and Google Search products in an effort to meddle in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a person briefed on the company’s probe told Reuters on Monday. The ads do not appear to be from the Read More

UPDATE 5-Google uncovered Russian Federation-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail -source

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Google has discovered Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on its YouTube, Gmail and Google Search products in an effort to meddle in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a person briefed on the company’s probe told Reuters on Monday. The ads do not appear to be from the Read More

Google 'uncovers Russian Federation-linked ads' before US vote

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Google has reportedly discovered evidence that Russian Federation used its platforms in a bid to influence the 2016 US presidential election. According to the Washington Post, the tech giant found that Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on YouTube, Gmail, the Google search engine and other products. The operation could point Read More

UPDATE 3-Google uncovered Russian Federation-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail, source says

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Google has discovered Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on its YouTube, Gmail and Google Search products in an effort to meddle in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a person briefed on the company’s probe told Reuters on Monday. The ads do not appear to be from the Read More

Google uncovered Russian Federation-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail, source says

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Google has discovered Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on its YouTube, Gmail and Google Search products in an effort to meddle in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a person briefed on the company’s probe told Reuters on Monday. The ads do not appear to be from the Read More

Google uncovered Russian Federation-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail: WashPost

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Google has discovered that Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on YouTube, Gmail, Google search and other products, The Washington Post reported on Monday. The ads do not appear to be from the same Kremlin-affiliated entity that bought ads on Facebook Inc, which may indicate a broader Russian Read More

Google uncovered Russian Federation-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail: Washington Post

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Google has discovered that Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on YouTube, Gmail, Google search and other products, The Washington Post reported on Monday. The ads do not appear to be from the same Kremlin-affiliated entity that bought ads on Facebook Inc, which may indicate a broader Russian Read More

UPDATE 1-Google uncovered Russian Federation-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail- WashPost

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Google has discovered that Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on YouTube, Gmail, Google search and other products, The Washington Post reported on Monday. The ads do not appear to be from the same Kremlin-affiliated entity that bought ads on Facebook Inc, which may indicate a broader Russian Read More

Google to use balloons to provide Puerto Rico cell service

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WASHINGTON, Oct 6 (Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said late on Friday it had approved Alphabet Inc’s application to provide emergency cellular service to Puerto Rico through its Project Loon balloons. In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico has struggled to regain communications services. The FCC said on Friday that 83 percent Read More