Google uncovered Russia-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail: WashPost

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Google has discovered that Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on ads on YouTube, Gmail, Google search and other products, The Washington Post reported on Monday. The ads do not appear to be from the same Kremlin-affiliated entity that bought ads on Facebook Inc, which may indicate a broader Russian […] Read more »

Doc Mgt Roll-Up: Gmail Lets You Block Specific Email Addresses

Google has added a feature that lets users block specific addresses — a small but long overdue addition. In a blog post about the release, Gmail Product Manager Sri Harsha Somanchi explained the new functionality will let users block cyberbullies and spammers, among others. Continue reading… Follow us on Twitter Get our newsletter View upcoming […] Read more »