It’s now confirmed that Google’s long suspected assistance to the Communist government of China to censor and monitor its citizens’ online activity runs deeper and is more proactive that initially thought. The Intercept published a bombshell report based on internal Google whistle-blower testimony which shows the internet giant plans to launch a search engine for…
via Leaked Memo Reveals Details Of Google’s “Censored Search Engine” For Communist China —
Google has created a prototype search engine for China that would blacklist terms associated with dissent and alert the government whenever any citizen attempted to search for those terms. This news may have been published this past weekend, but the concerns over Google and other tech giants’ relationship with China has been cause for concern…
via FLASHBACK: Congressman Warns Google Becoming China’s ‘Censors And Agents Of Repression’ — Daily Wire
Google diversity report: Black women make up only 1.2 percent of its U.S. workforce (Source) Segregated Valley: the ugly truth about Google and diversity in tech Google’s workforce is, by its own accounting, 69% male and just 2% African American. Just 20% of technical jobs are held by women. Google may be unequivocal in its […]
via Woke Google Must Be Racist and Sexist; Exploiting the Fears, Insecurities, and Vulnerabilities of Women and Minorities — CO2 is Life
An email chain among senior Google executives from the day after the 2016 presidential election reveals the company tried to influence the 2016 United States presidential election on behalf of one candidate, Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton. In the emails, a Google executive describes efforts to pay for free rides for a certain sect of the…
via ‘Silent Donation’: Corporate Emails Reveal Google Executives’ Efforts to Turn Out Latino Voters Who They Thought Would Vote for Clinton —
Google was given “the empty chair treatment” at the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Wednesday, a sign lawmakers are fuming that neither CEO Sundar Pichai or Larry Page, chairman of parent company Alphabet, chose to attend the event to discuss election interference.
via Google gets empty chair treatment at Senate Intel hearing — FOX News
Google’s true origin partly lies in CIA and NSA research grants for mass surveillance By Jeff NesbitDecember 8, 2017 https://qz.com/1145669/googles-true-origin-partly-lies-in-cia-and-nsa-research-grants-for-mass-surveillance/ Two decades ago, the US intelligence community worked closely with Silicon Valley in an effort to track citizens in cyberspace. And Google is at the heart of that origin story. Some of the research that […]
via Google’s true origin partly lies in CIA and NSA research grants for mass surveillance — Exposing Modern Mugwumps
BBC reports: A windfall tax could be levied on tech giants such as Google, Amazon and Facebook to pay for public interest journalism, Jeremy Corbyn is to say. Tax every Internet user in the UK to fund left wing journalism. Yay. There are a series of proposals for the BBC, including publishing the social class…
via Corbyn wants to tax the Internet to fund media — Kiwiblog
A dedicated Muslim dude on Facebook has been working away compiling a list of websites that he wants blocked from Pakistan and ultimately from Google. It is a clear example of how his ideology does not support freedom of speech or freedom of religion or even a sense of humour as he wants to silence…
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https://ift.tt/2o5p3Ep August 23, 2018 (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Thursday it had identified and terminated 39 YouTube channels linked to state-run Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting. Google has also removed 39 YouTube channels and six blogs on Blogger and 13 Google+ accounts. “Our investigations on these topics are ongoing and we will […]
via Google removes several blogs, YouTube accounts linked to Iran — peoples trust toronto
In a recent case of private companies exercising their right to de-platform voices they disagreed with, the controversial Alex Jones and his Infowars content was banned from various social media sites. They included YouTube, Facebook, iTunes, Google Podcast, Spotify, iHeartRadio, MailChimp, Disqus, LinkedIn, Flickr, Pinterest and several others. The curious thing is that these different organisations…
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Guest essay by Dave Burton Today I watched an excellent educational YouTube video by Jim Steele, about polar and glacial ice trends and causes. If you view Jim’s video, you’ll notice YouTube/Google has added an “info-box” to it (and also to most other climate-related videos), with a link to a Wikipedia article (which is among…
via A shining example of @Google and @YouTube protecting us against ‘misinformation’ — Watts Up With That?
In early America many cities had ‘town squares’ in which citizens could stand on soapboxes and shout out various messages. Our First Amendment protects such speech. The Internet is today’s town square. The soapboxes are social media. The Deep State and the left are intertwined with Silicon Valley. The CIA helped Google and Facebook get…
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American Voters: Never mind the Tech Giants, we are the real government. Fellow Americans, it’s us or them. ♞
via Facebook Apple Google Amazon: Never mind the elections, we are the real government. — Fellowship of the Minds
Alex Jones has asked to appear in front of a Congressional hearing to defend his right to free speech and expose the horrific precedent Big Tech has set by banning Infowars. In a series of tweets, the radio host demanded his right to respond to Democrat lawmakers who have been lobbying Facebook and Google to…
via Alex Jones Demands Right to Congressional Hearing —
Google, Apple, and Facebook have decided to ban Alex Jones from their respective platforms. The gatekeepers of the internet all came to this decision at almost exactly the same time, on the same day, and for the same alleged reason: hate speech.
via WALSH: Why The Crusade Against 'Hate Speech' Should Make You Very Worried — Daily Wire
Guest Opinion by Kip Hansen Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in this article are solely those of the author, Kip Hansen, and do not reflect the opinions of WUWT or Anthony Watts, owner and editor of this blog. This is an independent Opinion Piece. It is published here by the kind forbearance of Anthony Watts…
via GOOGLE and the ‘adjustment’ of inconvenient viewpoints, especially climate — Watts Up With That?
What Does Google Know About You: An (Auto)Complete Guide Submitted By John Mason via The Best VPN https://www.blacklistednews.com/article/67381/what-does-google-know-about-you-an-autocomplete.html Blacklisted News .com How much does Google really know about you? We did a deep-dive into the data the company collects to find out… Google might just know you better than anyone. Thanks to the data the tech […]
via What Does Google Know About You: An (Auto)Complete Guide — Exposing Modern Mugwumps
Continuing the series: Ten ways the democratic northern hemisphere nations became the Orwellian West. 1.) Continuous War 2.) Widespread Surveillance 3.) Propaganda-Style Fake News 4.) Acceptance of Politically Correct Orthodoxies via Newspeak 5.) Dumbing Down and Doublethink 6.) Censorship In the aftermath of Donald Trump’s victory in the 2016 Presidential Election, alternative-news websites were labeled fake news as the…
via 1984 fiction becomes fact: Six — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media
The big tech company that stifles pro-life advertisements, silences employees who disagree with their progressive agenda, and sells private information off to the NSA, just linked the GOP to Nazis.
via Google Me This: Search Engine Links GOP To Nazis — Daily Wire
The Herald reports: Tech giant Google is under fire for “thumbing its nose” at the courts by refusing to take down online content which breaches court orders. In high-profile cases covered by the Herald in recent months, Google NZ along with New Zealand’s major media outlets have been served with orders which suppress details and require the…
via Google is a global search engine not a local one — Kiwiblog
Yesterdays post on Flaw with Foodstuffs facial recognition showed how face recognition is being used in supermarkets to try to identify shop lifters. On a much different scale, concerns are being raised by Google’s involvement in a US project that is analysing drone footage of people and objects. Gizmodo: Google Employees Resign in Protest Against Pentagon […]
via Resignations over Google involvement in analysing drone footage classifying images of people — Your NZ
Ireland’s May 25 referendum on abortion will be among the first tests of new policies by Facebook and Google to address concerns about election meddling raised by the Cambridge Analytica data scandal.
via Facebook, Google to block ads leading up to the Ireland abortion referendum — FOX News
From The Independent: Google will stop all advertising about the Irish abortion referendum amid fears of election interference. The decision comes after increasing concern that online platforms like Google and Facebook can secretly be used to influence the results of elections and referendums. Google is currently showing a range of ads about the Irish referendum, which […]
via Google stops all ads about Irish abortion referendum — Fellowship of the Minds
Internet search giant emits 500 kg of CO2 emissions per second. Every Google search comes at a cost to the planet. In processing 3.5 billion searches a day, the world’s most popular website accounts for about 40% of the internet’s carbon footprint. Despite the notion that the internet is a “cloud,” it actually relies on millions of physical […]
via Google’s massive carbon footprint fingered with new online tool — Watts Up With That?
New lawsuit supports claims of rampant bigotry at tech company RT – March 2, 2018 19 Comments https://www.infowars.com/google-fired-me-for-not-rejecting-white-asian-job-applicants-ex-employee-alleges/ Google is reportedly being sued by a former recruiter who claims he was dismissed for not rejecting white and Asian male job applicants. It’s alleged the company instigated a policy to further workforce diversity. Recruitment specialist Arne […]
via ‘Google Fired Me For Not Rejecting White & Asian Job Applicants,’ Ex-Employee Alleges — Exposing Modern Mugwumps
Unilever, one of the world’s biggest consumer goods companies, is threatening to remove all advertising from Google and Facebook’s platforms, citing factors like inclusion of “toxic online content” and the rise of “fake news.”Co-headquartered in London and Rotterdam, the Netherlands, the conglomerate is unhappy with how these tech companies are being misused, and the purported…
via One Of The Largest Consumer Brands In The World Threatens To Ditch Google, Facebook — Infowars