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Google Data Privacy Search Policy

  1. Google's Universal Privacy Policy Class Action Lawsuit Dismissed

    We are confident that our new simple, clear and transparent privacy policy respects all European data protection laws and principles. A lawsuit against Google over their universal privacy policy has been dismissed by a California judge.

  2. 4 Google Changes and How Online Merchants Can Adapt

    For users, this update can be a bit disconcerting, but mimics a similar Facebook policy. The most controversial change Google has made recently involves increasing user privacy for Google searches through increased search encryption.

  3. Google to Pay $8.5 Million to Settle Search Query Privacy Case

    If accepted by the court, the settlement will resolve allegations Google violated its privacy policy by sending search queries to third parties. As part of the settlement, Google agreed to revise the FAQ section of its privacy policy, but did not...

  4. Is Google's Unified Privacy Policy Illegal in Europe?

    The action follows an initial investigation by the French data protection authority CNIL, on behalf of the Article 29 group of which the ICO is a member.The ICO also confirmed that several other data protection authorities in Europe are also...

  5. Google as Your Identity Provider: Where Are We Now?

    Changing of Google Privacy Policy from US to EU. No more passwords is the main selling point of the NSTIC program to the User (Me), so it takes a lot of reading and dissecting of documents to understand what is not being stated and what words like...

  6. 7 Stages of “Do Not Track” Grief: A Survival Guide for Analysts & Online Marketers

    Be sure to update your privacy policy and try to be completely transparent without sacrificing competitive advantage. Various legislative committees and governing bodies are interested in protecting the public’s privacy because fraud costs billions...

  7. Supercharge Your Conversion Rate Optimization: How to Structure CRO & Win

    Shorten Privacy Policy and Small Print: Make the small print useful and human friendly. In many respects conversion rate optimization requires as much specialist skill as technical search engine optimization (SEO); with an acute understanding of...

  8. Google Launches Knowledge Graph, 'First Step in Next Generation Search'

    Over at ZDNet, Google-watcher Christopher Dawson points out that these are the first new search features born of Google’s new privacy policy and the slew of AI data afforded them because of it. That’s because it is, although as many of us Google...

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

    Markey has spoken out against Google before, most recently opposing Google's new privacy policy. Congressman and the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) are calling for further investigations of the search giant.