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Facebook’s Plan to Hurt Google Through Social Media Backfires

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Facebook hired a PR agency to intentionally spread bad press about Google through the use of blogs, it has been reported on The Daily Beast.

Apparently there were two reasons behind the controversial move:

  1. Facebook believed that Google’s social networking activities were raising privacy concerns;
  2. Facebook were getting vexed with Google trying to use their data for Google’s own social media experiments and products

Read more of the story here at Mashable.


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