Google reports all-time high of government data requests

Governments around the world are doing a record amount of searching on Google, but it's a kind of searching than you and I do.

The search engine giant released its biannual transparency report on Thursday, disclosing to the public how often it gets requests from the government for users' private information, along with how often Google hands it over. The first half of 2017 broke a record for most Google user data requests over a six-month period.

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