News Corp chief: Orwellian algorithms of Google and Facebook put us on ‘slippery slope of censorship’


The chief executive of News Corp, parent company of The Sun and Times Newspapers, has warned that digital algorithms at Facebook and Google have “left us perched on the edge of the slippery slope of censorship”.

His comments follow an investigation by The Times that revealed how programmatic advertising has led to adverts from reputable brands appearing alongside extremist online content and porn.

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http://www.pressgazette.co.uk/news-corp-chief-orwellian-algorithms-of-google-and-facebook-put-us-on-slippery-slope-of-censorship/

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