Google Dashboard Bows to Users? Privacy Concerns (PC World via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, November 5th, 2009

In a big concession to users’ privacy rights, Google launched what it calls Google Dashboard – a tool which gives Google account holders a single view of all of the data associated with their Google accounts.

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Privacy concerns over Google book project (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Friday, July 24th, 2009

Google’s ambitious book scanning project, already facing anti-trust scrutiny and awaiting court approval, is also raising concerns among privacy advocates and civil liberties groups.

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Concerns raised as LA looks to Google Web services (USA Today)

Friday, July 17th, 2009

Security and privacy concerns have been raised over a multimillion-dollar proposal by Los Angeles to tap Google Inc.’s Internet-based services for government e-mail, police records and other confidential data.

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Google removes street images over privacy complaints (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Friday, March 20th, 2009

US software giant Google said Friday it had removed several images from its Street View software, which allows web surfers to view parts of 25 British cities, after users raised privacy concerns.

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