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From Nord Stream to Novichok: Kremlin Propaganda on Google’s Front Page


The conclusion of this author stops short of asking how.  How is Russia placing their propaganda from RT and Sputnik at the top of the top stories in Google Top Stories?   SEO or Search Engine Optimization is a complex and ever-changing subject. SEO is big money, big business, and businesses live and die by their… Continue reading From Nord Stream to Novichok: Kremlin Propaganda on Google’s Front Page

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WaPo: Google discovers Russian-bought ads


Google has discovered it sold tens of thousands of dollars worth of online ads to Russian-linked actors trying to influence the 2016 presidential election, according to the Washington Post. The Post reported that the ads cost less than $100,000 and were deployed on a variety of Google’s platforms, including Youtube, Gmail and in search results. People… Continue reading WaPo: Google discovers Russian-bought ads

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Google to warn users targeted by state-sponsored attacks


Google to warn users targeted by state-sponsored attacks Posted By Josh Rogin Tuesday, June 5, 2012 – 2:40 PM Share UPDATE: A senior Senate aide confirmed that this evening he received a warning on his Gmail account that Google suspected he had been the target of a state-sponsored cyber attack. Web giant Google is about… Continue reading Google to warn users targeted by state-sponsored attacks