Wednesday, August 7, 2013

What Google Knows About You

Check out this provocative article from ZeroHedge.com:
"What Google Knows About You"
http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2013-08-01/what-google-knows-about-you

And this article from the Wall Street Journal:
"64,019 Searches: A Dark Journey Into My Google History" by Tom Gara

Here's the link to your Google dashboard (you may need to sign in).  It's worth taking a look at.

This is scary in one sense, I admit.  But I see a difference between what Google does and what our federal government does (more on this tomorrow).  Your interactions on the web are voluntary.  Google tells you that it's tracking you.  And Google tells you what information it has about you.