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Google to Delete Billions of Browsing Records in ‘Incognito Mode’ Privacy Lawsuit Settlement
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Google to Delete Billions of Browsing Records in ‘Incognito Mode’ Privacy Lawsuit Settlement

As part of the settlement of a class action lawsuit, Google has agreed to delete billions of data records that show users' browsing activity without their knowledge or consent while using its Chrome browser. The class action lawsuit, filed in 2020, claimed that the firm had deceived consumers into believing that their online behavior remained private when using web browsers such as Chrome's "incognito" or "private" mode. It was revealed by the end of December 2023 that the business had agreed to resolve the dispute. Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers, the U.S. District Judge, has not yet approved the settlement. Regardless of any issues raised by Google's inadequate record keeping read more Google to Delete Billions of Browsing Records in Incognito Mode Privacy Lawsuit Settlement. Get up ...