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Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Google lets users monitor their online activity

How nice of Google to allow us to spy on ourselves. Meanwhile, Google continues to spy for the government.
Google on Wednesday began letting people get monthly reports summarizing what they have been up to at the Internet titan's free online services. A freshly-added feature keeps people posted on patterns at Gmail, YouTube, online search and other Google venues visited while signed into their user accounts with the California-based company. "Sometimes it's helpful to step back and take stock of what you're doing online," Google product manager Andreas Tuerk said in a blog post announcing the "Account Activity" feature. "Knowing more about your own account activity also can help you take steps to protect your Google Account."
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Yahoo! News Canada