Google: Privacy

  • Google reports more than 40K government requests for user data during 2nd half of 2015

    … Media's General Assignment Reporter, covering the latest news and updates for Search Engine Land and Marketing Land. From 2009 to 2012, she was an award-winning syndicated columnist for a number of daily newspapers from New York to Texas. With more than ten years of marketing management experience, she has contributed to a variety of traditional and online publications, including,, and Sales and Marketing Management Magazine. Read more of Amy's articles. …

    Amy Gesenhues/ Search Engine Land- 10 readers -
  • Google Analytics now secures all web traffic

    … Google alerted Analytics users on Wednesday that it will now be securing all traffic communication of websites using Google Analytics, whether the sites are using HTTPS or not. “For years we have followed our clients’ desires to secure their traffic or not, securing traffic for secure websites, and not for insecure ones. But with the increase…

    Ginny Marvin/ Marketing Landin Google- 17 readers -
  • Google Updates User Ads Settings When Signed In Or Out

    … networks. The second choice is whether you want search ads on to be targeted based on your interests. Google interest targeting across its network of publisher sites is based on factors such as the sites you’ve visited, location data or the context of the web page or app you’re visiting, if you’ve opted in. Even if you opt out of these…

    Ginny Marvin/ Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 19 readers -
  • EFF Launches New Do Not Track Standard With Coalition Of Web Companies

    … In reaction to the digital advertising industry’s inability to come to a consensus on how to or whether to adhere to users’ “Do Not Track” browser preferences, the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), privacy firm Disconnect and a group of internet companies have announced a new Do Not Track (DNT) setting to offer stronger protections…

    Ginny Marvin/ Marketing Land- 14 readers -
  • UK Paper Argues Right To Be Forgotten Being Abused In Some Cases

    …: Examples of links deleted by Google include a number of Mail articles detailing issues ranging from drug abuse to incest, murder and spying . . . For instance, Mail received a request to remove a May 2009 article describing the sordid captivity in which Josef Fritzl kept his family . . . Another Mail story removed from Google concerned Ronald Castree…

    Greg Sterling/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 19 readers -
  • Google’s Europe CEO Brittin Undertakes New Charm Offensive

    … engine giant disagrees with the accusations, it remains open to a settlement agreement. “We want to be pragmatic and get to a point where we can continue to invest in building great products for everyone,” he said. Brittin acknowledged that Google had failed to explain its business and vision to policymakers in Brussels and elsewhere in Europe…

    Greg Sterling/ Marketing Land- 20 readers -
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