Germany’s former first lady Bettina Wulff sues Google over autocomplete function

By The Christian Science Monitor
Thursday, October 4, 2012 6:40 EDT
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Bettina Wulff and the trouble with fighting Google's autocomplete

Germany’s former first lady Bettina Wulff has sued Google over its autocomplete function. As people type words into the search engine, Google suggests additional terms that have been popular in previous searches. For example, after typing in “Boston,” Google’s autocomplete recommends “Boston weather…

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