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Google Street View Wifi Data

  1. Google Faces £500,000 Fine if Privacy Policy Isn't Changed by Sept. 20

    It has already told the organisation it must delete Street View WiFi data by July 25. Google pushed ahead with a number of major policy changes last year, causing uproar at the time, and the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) vowed to...

  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's WiFi data collection incidents gave the company a huge privacy black eye in numerous countries around the globe.

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

    A year later, when our mobile team started a project to collect basic WiFi network data like SSID information and MAC addresses using Google’s Street View cars, they included that code in their software—although the project leaders did not want...

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

    The Toilet Internet Service Provider (TiSP) project was a self-installed, ad-supported online service that was offered entirely free to any consumer with a WiFi-capable PC and a toilet connected to a local municipal sewage system.

  5. 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. However, they will continue to "rely on its users' [smartphones] to collect the information on the location...