An exterior view of Baidu, the Chinese search engine giant, in Beijing. 19MAR15 === Photo by Simon Song ===

Baidu CEO pledges to keep offering advertising-free search engine app

Baidu has scaled back on medical ads after a university student sought out a controversial cancer treatment advertised among search results and died. A subsequent government probe in 2016 found that paid search results on Baidu’s search engine had misled consumers.

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An exterior view of Baidu, the Chinese search engine giant, in Beijing. 19MAR15 === Photo by Simon Song ===
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