Google Helps Users Learn What it Knows About Them

Ever wondered what Google knows about you? The Internet giant on Friday made it easier to understand and control the information it collects.The moves come after a rough year for Google on the privacy front. It faced criticism over Google Buzz, a Twitter-like service that initially made a user’s Gmail contacts visible to others. Then it revealed that for years its Street View vans had collected personal data from unsecured Wi-Fi networks.
http://blogs.wsj.com/digits/2010/09/03/google-helps-users-learn-what-it-knows-about-them/

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