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  1. Turns Out Google Didn't Actually Delete All Its UK Street View Data

    Google has admitted it has discovered more WiFi data collected by its Street View cars that it has failed to delete. Google's WiFi data collection incidents gave the company a huge privacy black eye in numerous countries around the globe.

  2. Does Uncensored FCC Street View Report Show Google Lied?

    The data collection occurred during Google's efforts to supplement its map service with shots taken by its fleet of Street View cars. A year later, when our mobile team started a project to collect basic WiFi network data like SSID information and...

  3. Congressman, EPIC Push for Larger Google Street View Investigation

    Google Street View cars also used hidden Internet receivers to collect data that traveled across unencrypted Wi-Fi networks. Google has previously faced government scrutiny over the collection of wireless data by Street View teams all around the...

  4. Google April Fools' Day Pranks 2012: 8-Bit Maps, Chrome Multitask Mode & More!

    For those who enjoy spending Sunday afternoons watching cars speed around a track at 200 miles per hour but don’t like all that crashing, now there’s a Google racing team. Google Racing: Self-Driving NASCAR Race Cars

  5. Google, Microsoft, Yahoo Working With White House on Do No Track Browsing

    Google was previously investigated over the collection of Wi-Fi data from private accounts by its Street View cars. Focused Collection: Consumers have a right to reasonable limits on the personal data that companies collect and retain.

  6. FCC Targets Google Over Wi-Fi Data Collection

    Google escaped an FTC investigation without incurring any penalties, but now they face a new investigation from the Federal Communications Commission over data they collected off unencrypted wireless networks with their Street View cars, The Wall...

  7. Google Stops Street View Data Collection After Canada, Spain Complaints

    Google still intends to offer location-based services, but does not intend to resume collection of WiFi data through its Street View cars. Canada's privacy commissioner yesterday declared that Google violated the country's privacy laws, which...

  8. Consumer Watchdog Believes Google 'WiSpy' Potentially Logged Homeland Security Data

    It said it sent technicians with the same equipment as Google StreetView cars' to conduct the test but did not, unlike Google, collect or store any of the data. In France for instance, Google's StreetView cars were found to have lifted email...