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06.12.19
Alphabet subsidiary Jigsaw paid a Russian troll to spread disinformation
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Alphabet subsidiary Jigsaw paid a Russian troll to spread disinformation

The experiment was meant to prove how easy it is to hire digital henchmen.

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09.01.17
Google’s comment-ranking system will be a hit with the alt-right
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Google’s comment-ranking system will be a hit with the alt-right

The company's API for scoring toxicity in online discussions already behaves like a racist hand dryer.

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03.14.17
'Sideways Dictionary' simplifies tech jargon for the masses
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'Sideways Dictionary' simplifies tech jargon for the masses

The Google/Washington Post venture uses analogies to explain "DDoS," "cookie" and other terms.

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