Congressman complains that Google’s CEO should fix his dad’s Gmail spam filter

Congressman complains that Google's CEO should fix his dad's Gmail spam filter

Gifted one-on-one time with four of the most powerful tech executives in the world, Republican Florida Congressman Greg Steube decided to grill Google CEO Sundar Pichai about Gmail’s spam folders.

We’ve all had issues with spam folders, but Steube suggested to Pichai that it his campaign emails getting sent to spam was part of a nefarious anti-conservative plot. 

Pichai and three other major tech CEOs —Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, and Apple’s Tim Cook — testified before the House Judiciary subcommittee on antitrust on Wednesday. 

After first complaining about not being able to Google the far-right website Gateway Pundit, Steube spent much of his allotted five minutes on Gmail’s spam folder.    Read more…

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