Why is everything surrounding Hillary totally unethical? That’s it. I never thought I’d say this, but I’m not using Google search anymore switching over to Bing. Is this why Google executives are being invited to the White House hundreds of times?
FoxNews: Is Google helping Hillary Clinton by skewing search results related to the presumptive Democratic nominee?
William La Jeunesse explained this morning on America’s Newsroom where this allegation is coming from.
He said that a company called SourceFed put out a YouTube video demonstrating how Google’s Autocomplete function operates differently from other search sites.
For example, if you type “Hillary Clinton i-n-d” into Google’s search bar, the top suggested results are “Hillary Clinton Indiana” and “Hillary Clinton India.”
If you try the same thing in Yahoo! or Bing’s search bar, the more logical “Hillary Clinton indictment” is the top suggested result.
According to Google Trends, searches for “Hillary Clinton indictment” occur eight times more often than “Hillary Clinton India.”
If you try a similar experiment related to Donald Trump, the three sites all suggest the same thing.
At the same time, Eric Schmidt, the chairman of Google’s parent company, is funding a tech company that aims to help Clinton with data analytics.
In a statement, Google said that the Autocomplete function “does not favor any candidate or cause.” More