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YouTube to hire 10,000 moderators in major clampdown on ‘bad actors’

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Published time: 6 Dec, 2017 01:39 YouTube will dedicate more than 10,000 staff to tackle “bad actors” who are using the Google-owned video hosting platform to distribute extremist and disturbing content, as well as to “mislead, manipulate, harass and harm” viewers. “In the last year, we took action to protect our community against violent or Read More

No evidence of RT manipulating YouTube during US election – Google

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Published time: 31 Oct, 2017 10:53 Edited time: 31 Oct, 2017 11:00 Google says it found no evidence that RT manipulated video hosting platform YouTube or violated its policies during the 2016 US election campaign. It comes amid a frenzy in the US over alleged Russian meddling in the election and RT’s coverage in particular. Read More

‘Google and YouTube now shape the news cycle around the world’

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Published time: 12 Oct, 2017 17:12 Edited time: 12 Oct, 2017 17:21 What happens in the mainstream press is echoed across news platforms like Google and Facebook. Young decision makers come out of academia, that’s been molding minds for years to think in ways that please MSM editors, political analyst Charles Ortel told RT. Potential 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

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