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Bad, cnn.com, and Google: Anti-science advocates are freaking out about Google truth rankings Google Offers <p><a href="http://sir-hathaway.tumblr.com/post/113279049366/salongoogle-could-launch-an-effort-to-keep-trolls" class="tumblr_blog" target="_blank">sir-hathaway</a>:</p> <blockquote><p><a class="tumblr_blog" href="http://salon.tumblr.com/post/113077732729/google-could-launch-an-effort-to-keep-trolls-and" target="_blank">salon</a>:</p><blockquote><blockquote>Google could <a href="http://arxiv.org/pdf/1502.03519v1.pdf" target="_blank">launch an effort</a> to keep trolls and bad information at bay, with a program that would rank websites according to veracity, and sort results according to those rankings. Currently, the search engine <a href="http://money.cnn.com/2015/03/04/news/google-truth-ranking/" target="_blank">ranks pages according to popularity</a>, which means that pages containing unsubstantiated celebrity gossip or conspiracy theories, for example, show up very high.</blockquote><p><b><a href="http://www.salon.com/2015/03/06/anti_science_advocates_are_freaking_out_about_new_google_truth_rankings/" target="_blank">Climate change deniers are freaking out about this.</a></b><br/></p></blockquote> <p><a href="http://www.addictinginfo.org/2015/03/07/fox-news-officially-freaking-out-about-googles-plan-to-rank-sites-by-accuracy-video/" target="_blank"><b>Fox News is also freaking out about this. </b></a><br/></p></blockquote>

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