HBO’s ‘Silicon Valley’ is planting fake news stories in Google search results

“Silicon Valley” is a scripted HBO comedy that so brilliantly satirizes the real-life tech industry it’s hard to tell what’s real and what’s a joke. Now it’s blurring the lines between fact and fiction online as well. Searching “Silicon Valley” or “Silicon Valley HBO” on Google pulls up fake news stories tied to events in last Sunday’s third season premiere, with authentic-loo ...Read the full article