Google Drops Results In European Settlement But Watch The Penguin Drive By...

Nov 25, 2014 - 7:54 am 6 by
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Google Settles UK "Defamation" Suit, Agreeing To Remove Malicious Links by Greg Sterling sums up the actual settlement pretty well but for those who read this site, I bet you'll find it ironic that during a live BBC TV news report, the bus drove by outfitted in Penguin gear.

I am not joking, here is the animated GIF:

BBC Penguin Google Drive By

Here is the raw video:

The case itself is pretty significant being that Google never enjoys removing results from their search listings by hand. So this is a very significant case.

Chris Silver Smith said on Twitter he was suppose to be an expert witness and give testimony on it, but it just settled.

I wonder if he was responsible for the Penguin drive by. ;-p

Forum discussion at Twitter.

 

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