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Wednesday January 02, 2013

Google, Yahoo Accused Of Funding Piracy

Raise your hand if you are surprised. Anyone? Hello? Is this thing on?

Google and Yahoo's advertising networks are accused of financially supporting those who pirate music and movies online, according to a report from the University of Southern California. The school's Annenberg Innovation Lab studied which ad networks placed the most ads on sites accused of infringing music and film copyrights and today issued a list of the top 10. Google is No. 2, and Yahoo came in at No. 6.