Report: Google's algorithm controls which political ads make it to your inbox

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Published on 27 Feb 2020, 0:55
According to a report by the new tech news site The Markup, most political emails never make it into a Gmail user's primary inbox. Almost half of the messages were delivered to the promotions tab, while 40% were sent to spam. Adrianne Jeffries, investigative reporter at The Markup, joins CBSN to discuss her findings.

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