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  1. Google Pays $7 Million to Settle Street View Snooping Case

    The settlement ends a case against Google that dates back to 2010, when it was revealed that the company's Street View camera units had been illegally snooping in on local Wi-Fi networks while the vehicles were taking pictures for the service...

  2. 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 has recently confirmed that it still has in its possession a small portion of payload data collected by our Street View...

  3. UK Reopens Google Street View Wi-Fi Investigation

    The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has reopened its investigation into Google's Street View Wi-Fi collecting in light of recent revelations that the firm was fully aware the technology would grab users' data.

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

    Department of Justice (DOJ) to further investigate Google's Street View service, specifically whether Google violated the Wiretap Act when the company collected Wi-Fi data from unencrypted residential Wi-Fi networks during a 2010 run of its Street...

  5. D.C. Gets a Street View of New Anti-Google Video

    Schmidt Goes to Washington," the group demands Eric Schmidt be called before Congress for hearings about the data Google collected with its Street View mapping service cars. The group also accuses Google of having a secret relationship with the NSA...

  6. AG to Google: Hand Over Street View Data

    After being stonewalled by Google, Connecticut's Attorney General and Senator-Elect Richard Blumenthal is now taking legal action to force Google to reveal the data the company's Street View cars collected off unprotected wireless networks.

  7. 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...