WorldViews: privacy

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 01/26/2012

‘Google thinks I am...’: Find out who Google guesses you are

Privacy changes to the giant search engine have triggered a flurry of interest in what Google knows about you.

By Melissa Bell  |  09:25 AM ET, 01/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Technology, Google, Facebook, Yahoo, Privacy

Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 11/11/2011

Twitter ordered to turn over information on users: Do we need to read the privacy policies?

Do we need to read the privacy policies?

By Melissa Bell  |  11:50 AM ET, 11/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Technology, Twitter, U.S. Court ruling, Privacy Policy

Posted at 04:28 PM ET, 10/10/2011

WikiLeaks volunteer Jacob Appelbaum targeted in secret government order

The order forces Google and to hand over the e-mail addresses of the people that Appelbaum corresponded with over the past two years.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  04:28 PM ET, 10/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, WikiLeaks, Electronic Communications Privacy Act, Jacob Appelbaum

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 09/22/2011

Rick Santorum’s vulgar search results will stay — When does Google remove results?

Google says it won’t take down the vulgar search results about Rick Santorum. So in which instances does the search giant take results down?

By Elizabeth Flock  |  01:15 PM ET, 09/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Natoinal, politics, Rick Santorum, Google, Dan Savage, privacy