Watch it here: https://ar.al/2018/12/10/surveillance-capitalism-at-the-bbc
Thought it's worth noticing that this time the attack doesn't target a Nation, but people around the world and in particular Russians that can be tracked and identified through other gov.ru websites.
@andreas #transcription, 1/2:
"Great news! Google Chrome, the most popular desktop browser, is filtering out annoying ads!"
"That's fantastic, I hate those ads! Remind me again, who is the world's largest ad company?"
"And who makes Chrome?"
"And who will have final say which competitor's ads are blocked?"
"Sounds good to me. I hate those ads."
@andreas #transcription 2/2:
"Yup. The article didn't question Google's motivation, so I can't think of any reason to be wary of Google filtering content with their products."
"Will you send me that article?"
"Oh sure, I found it on Google News."
"Can you forward it to my Gmail account?"
"I'll do it with my Android phone."