Google helps place ads on sites amplifying coronavirus conspiracies

//Google helps place ads on sites amplifying coronavirus conspiracies

Google helps place ads on sites amplifying coronavirus conspiracies

Google has taken aggressive action to scrub coronavirus conspiracies from its news service and YouTube, at a time when social media companies have come under intense scrutiny for their potential to spread dangerous disinformation about the global pandemic.It has begun labelling misleading videos aimed at US audiences, and has joined with other major internet companies to coordinate a response against what the World Health Organisation has described as an “infodemic”.But Google is also placing…

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