France Fines Google On Street View

France's online privacy watchdog has fined Google €100,000 for unfair data collection from wireless networks through the company's Street View mapping service and localization program Latitude.

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  • France fines Google 100,000 euros over Street View
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  • France fines Google €100,000 over Street View
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