President Trump’s former advisor, Steve Bannon, profited from Google ads for months after he was kicked off of YouTube, ProPublica reported Monday. It is an example of how people who spread false information and divisive content can find loopholes that allow them to continue to pull in ad revenue from tech companies. The home page of Bannon’s War Room Website until Monday played...
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Senators Target Google With New Bill to Break Its Grip on Murky Ad Tech Market
A bipartisan group of U.S. senators that has been trying to rein in Google and other big tech companies plans to introduce a bill that would regulate the shadowy world of online ads more like how the government regulates Wall Street. The draft bill, aiming to prevent potential conflicts of interest, would effectively force Google to sell or spin off major parts of its dominant advertising...
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