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Google supports U.S. efforts to disclose buyers of online political ads

Google supports U.S. efforts to disclose buyers of online political ads

SAN FRANCISCO:  Alphabet Inc’s Google unit told U.S. election regulators in a letter seen by Reuters on Thursday that it “strongly supports” tightening rules on online political advertising as part of efforts to curtail”foreign abuse and influence” in elections. Federal lawmakers have criticized Google, Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc for not doing enough to identify […]

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Google uncovered Russia-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail- Washington Post

Google uncovered Russia-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail- Washington Post

WASHINGTON, Oct 9 :  Google has discovered that Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on YouTube, Google search, Gmail and other products, The Washington Post reported on Monday.