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  • Britain Re-opens Google Street View Probe
    Google has consistently maintained that the data was gathered by mistake, and was never intended to be used. A Google spokeswoman told The New York Times ... news outlets reported that the Street View vehicles were collecting Wi-Fi communications sent ...
    06/13/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • UK watchdog chases down Google 'street spies' in new probe
    The internet giant has harvested huge amounts of sensitive personal ... Engineer Doe had “specifically told two engineers working on the project, including a senior manager, about collecting payload data.” The fact that at least seven Street View ...
    06/13/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Google Street View privacy scandal broadens
    SAN FRANCISCO — It looks likeGoogle Inc.won't be able to put the Street View ... the engineer behind the data collecting software are casting doubt on Google's assurances that it did not realize that its street-mapping cars were snatching personal ...
    05/1/2012 - 9:44 pm | View Link
  • Google Staff Knew Street View Cars Were Collecting Private Data: FCC
    The full FCC report on its investigation shows that the engineer who designed the code that collected the personal data had told at least two colleagues. Google officials in ... informed colleagues that Street View cars were collecting payload data.
    04/30/2012 - 4:09 am | View Link
  • Street View Wi-Fi: is it Google's News of the World moment?
    So, you know when Google’s Street View cars ... personal views are long forgotten, that point six is quietly dropped?” The FCC report says this engineer told fellow engineers and a senior manager that he was recording the private Wi-Fi data.
    04/29/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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  • Privacy Policy – Privacy & Terms – Google
    Privacy Policy Information we collect; ... out in this Privacy Policy. Google processes personal ... by using Google Dashboard. View and ...
    05/24/2016 - 3:58 am | View Website
  • Google Maps Help
    Street View. Use Street View in ... Issues with Google Maps data. ... Your business on Google Maps Use Google My Business to manage your online presence with Google
    05/23/2016 - 3:09 am | View Website
  • Understand – Google Street View
    To publish to Google Maps and Street View, ... the world with the Street View car, some of the most ... Street View imagery, our engineering team is hard at ...
    05/21/2016 - 11:57 pm | View Website
  • An Intentional Mistake: The Anatomy of Google’s Wi-Fi ...
    ... on Google's Street View mapping cars was ... the search giant told federal regulators. And if Google ... Engineer Doe intended to collect, ...
    05/20/2016 - 6:07 pm | View Website
  • Google Engineer Told Others of Data Collection, F.C.C ...
    Google’s collecting of personal information from ... at the moment the Street View car ... Engineer Told Others of Data Collection, ...
    04/29/2012 - 4:31 pm | View Website
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