NY attorney general Schneiderman takes on ‘astroturfed’ online reviews

By The Christian Science Monitor
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 18:10 EDT
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Best yogurt ever! Fake online reviews targeted by N.Y. attorney general. (via The Christian Science Monitor)

Those with a discerning ear for huckster-speak may have always suspected that some of the gushing praise for online products was probably posted by company partisans. It’s an online technique sometimes called “astroturfing,” or laying down fake…

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