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Google Privacy Changes

Obama Takes a Page Out of Google's eBook

Keya Dannenbaum | Posted 05.06.2012 | Politics
Keya Dannenbaum

Google can now combine what they learn about you from across their different products. Never slow to early-adopt when it comes to technology, the Obama campaign is endeavoring to do the same thing in the political space.

Watchdog Agencies Allege Google Breaking Privacy Laws

Reuters | Posted 05.01.2012 | Technology

LONDON (Reuters) - Data protection agencies in European countries have concluded Google Inc's new privacy policy is in breach of European law, EU Just...

How To Prevent Google From Tracking Your Web Search

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 02.29.2012 | Technology

If you've visited a Google site recently (or ridden a subway in New York or Washington) you've most likely noticed that the search giant is trying to ...

Gerry Smith

Consumer Groups Call On Google To Suspend 'Unfair And Unwise' Privacy Changes

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 02.29.2012 | Technology

A coalition of American and European advocacy groups sent a joint letter to Google on Wednesday, calling on the search giant to suspend its controvers...

Lawsuit Aims To Block Google's Controversial Privacy Changes

AP | Posted 04.09.2012 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A consumer watchdog group is suing the Federal Trade Commission in an attempt to prevent Google from making sweeping changes to...

Microsoft Bashes Google's Privacy Policy Changes In New Print Ads

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 02.01.2012 | Technology

With a new print ad campaign titled "Putting People First," Microsoft is hoping to capitalize on the backlash against Google's privacy changes by usin...

Google Defends Privacy Policy Changes In Letter To Congress

Reuters | Jasmin Melvin | Posted 04.01.2012 | Technology

(Corrects date new policy will come into effect in third paragraph to March 1, not Feb. 1) * Google says new privacy policy to improve...

Google Thinks It Knows Who You Are -- Does It?

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 01.27.2012 | Technology

Here's a fun one. There's an option in your Google account that displays your Ad Preferences page, which lets you see who Google thinks you are an...

Congressman Calls For FTC Probe Of Google's Privacy Changes

Posted 03.27.2012 | Technology

Jan 26 (Reuters) - A leading lawmaker on privacy issues said on Thursday he would ask for a probe into whether recently announced changes in how G...