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  • Giuliani can’t figure out how URLs work, blames Twitter for liberal bias

    Mercredi, 05 décembre 2018 15:10:47 De: Arstechnica Serving the Technologist for more than a decade. IT news, reviews, and analysis. Dernière modification: Vendredi, 14 décembre, 2018 - 16:11

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    Rudy Giuliani, who briefly advised Donald Trump on cybersecurity before taking a role as his personal attorney, doesn't understand how domain names work. And that lack of understanding led him to invent a ludicrous conspiracy theory about Twitter.

    It all started when Giuliani tweeted about special counsel Robert Mueller:

    Mueller filed an indictment just as the President left for July he indicted the Russians who will never come here just before he left for Helsinki.Either could have been done earlier or later. Out of control!Supervision please?

    — Rudy Giuliani (@RudyGiuliani) November 30, 2018

    If someone tweets out a valid URL, Twitter automatically converts it into a hyperlink. In this case, .in is the country code top-level domain for India, so Twitter interpreted "G-20.In" as a URL, linking it to

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