"The #CIA and #NSA funded an unclassified, compartmentalized program designed from its inception to spur the development of something that looks almost exactly like Google. Brin’s breakthrough research on page ranking by #tracking user queries and linking them to the many searches conducted (...) was largely the aim of the #intelligence community’s #MDDS program. And #Google succeeded beyond their wildest dreams."
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