For All Web Surfers - How To Help Counter Google's New Privacy Rules

Reblogger Janice Roosevelt
Real Estate Agent with Rory Burkhart Team, Keller Williams

Jeff Geoghan from Lancaster, PA, reminds us that its only a few days before Google's privacy policy changes so you need to delete your browings history. He shows you how.

Original content by Jeff R. Geoghan

With Google's new privacy rules going into effect next month (which is only days away), it might be a good time to hop into your Google account and turn off your web browsing history collection - oh, you didn't know you had one?  Yep, it's true. 

Google wil be importing your browsing history into it's other applications, this after years and years of withholding that data separately within the search application.  But how to protect?  Google itself has a one-click solution that's easy to get to and turn off your Google web history.  Gizmodo does the best job of explaining it so here's the link:

http://gizmodo.com/5887967/how-to-remove-your-google-search-history-before-googles-new-privacy-policy-takes-effect

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Rainmaker
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Roy Kelley
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Good choice for a re-blog.  There is going to be very little privacy on the internet.  

I hope you are having an outstanding week.  Did you take photographs at Longwood Gardens?

Mar 01, 2012 03:21 AM #1
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Carol Zingone
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Florida Network Realty - Jacksonville Beach, FL
Global Realtor in Jax Beach, FL - CIPS, SRES

Janice - thanks for re-posting; I had missed the original post, and now have deleted my Google web history!

Mar 01, 2012 03:21 AM #2
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Janice Roosevelt
Rory Burkhart Team, Keller Williams - West Chester, PA
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Roy, I guess I assumed I had no privacy anyway :)

Mar 01, 2012 03:22 AM #3
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Janice Roosevelt
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Carol, so glad you founds this one informative, Have a great day!

Mar 01, 2012 03:23 AM #4
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Dorie Dillard
Coldwell Banker United Realtors - Austin, TX
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Good morning Janice,

Thanks for the re-posting....I missed this one and will follow the directions!

Mar 01, 2012 03:38 AM #5
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Lucy E. Thompson
Keller Williams Realty Premier Properties - Summit, NJ

Thank you for this information.  In the mass of emails I receive every day I must have missed this "alert."

Mar 01, 2012 04:07 AM #6
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Lou Ludwig
Ludwig & Associates - Boca Raton, FL
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Janet

Thanks I will do it today.

Good luck and success.

Lou Ludwig

Mar 01, 2012 07:25 AM #7
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Janice Roosevelt
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Dorie, it is something that will affect us all. Thanks for stopping by

Mar 01, 2012 07:58 AM #8
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Janice Roosevelt
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Luc, I know what you mean, the listg seems to get longer every day

Mar 01, 2012 07:59 AM #9
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Janice Roosevelt
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Great Lou, thank you.

Mar 01, 2012 07:59 AM #10
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