Google tries to hide Clinton's flaws by rigging searches

11 Jun 2016 | By Vaneet Randhawa
US Election spectacle: Endorsements, trolls and rigging Google

SourceFed in its sensational story declared that Google searches had been rigged to paint Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in a positive light.

Google's key words and stories that depicted Clinton in a negative light were replaced with more positive searches.

For instance, SorceFed found that on typing "Hillary Clinton Cri" Google took you to her 'Crime Reforms' rather than criminal records.

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11 Jun 2016Google tries to hide Clinton's flaws by rigging searches

Google denies rigging search results

Google denied SourceFed claims saying: "Google Autocomplete does not favor any candidate or cause. Our Autocomplete algorithm will not show a predicted query that is offensive or disparaging when displayed in conjunction with a person's name."