Google will be required to pay a $22.5 million penalty after the Federal Trade Commission charged the Mountain View-based Internet search giant with misrepresenting its privacy settings to its users.
Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, August 9, 2012, 10:19 AM
Posted by Don, a resident of the Menlo Park: Belle Haven neighborhood, on Aug 10, 2012 at 9:45 am
None of that $22.5 million penalty pay out will go to the people who privacy was valuated. Once again Big Brother getting MILLIONS for nothing, while people privacy was a open book for GOOGLE.
Posted by Weismuller, a resident of another community, on Aug 10, 2012 at 11:20 am
What have you got to hide? Tax returns?
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