Searching for oil leak news? BP is trying to buy your eyes
Monday, June 7, 2010
ABC News: Emily Friedman reports consumers should check the source of their news about the Gulf oil catastrophe when searching the web. “BP, the very company responsible…has purchased several phrases on search engines such as Google and Yahoo so that the first result that shows up directs information seekers to the company’s official website.” Where consumers might not necessarily get the full picture.