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YouTube: UK government suspends ads amid extremism concerns

Published on Friday 17th of March 2017 11:15:21 AM in BBC

The government has removed its adverts from YouTube amid concerns they are appearing next to "inappropriate" material on the video-sharing site.The Cabinet Office said it was seeking assurances from YouTube's owner Google that its messages would be displayed in a "safe and appropriate way" in future.The ...

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Social Trend Analysis for "YouTube: UK government suspends ads amid extremism concerns"

How did this BBC news article about Politics fare in social circles?
  • Total number of Likes, Shares, Tweets, Re-Tweets, Pins, Bookmarks & Stumbles :
    87
  • Amongst social networks, this article was most active on Linkedin
  • Total shares on Linkedin : 67
  • Total Plus Ones on Google : 18
  • Total Pins on Pintrest : 2
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    87
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