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Irish Government & Police follow EU example & ask Google to delete an increasing amount of users’ data
Following examples set by other European countries, the Irish Government & Police is increasingly asking Google to delete users’ data..
Google calls on governments to be transparent about how & why they request access to citizens’ data
Google has asked international governments to be more open with how they use legal means to get access to users’ information. The call comes as Google releases its latest Transparency Report, which shows a steady increase in governments’ requests for users’ data.
For the love of sport (and Katie Taylor) – what the Irish googled in 2012
Ahead of Google’s global Search Zeitgeist for 2012 it has released the most searched for terms in Ireland. Apart from sport, we’ve been searching for love.
Visualising the flow of public transport in major cities
It’s amazing what can be done with raw data. YouTube user STLTransit has created over 40 visualisations of public transport activity across major cities and regions in Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States.
What does Google reveal about governments’ data requests in this term’s Transparency Report
What data have international governments asked Google for access to or removal of – let’s have a look.
Google warns “Government surveillance is on the rise” in latest Transparency Report
Google has warned that “Government surveillance is on the rise” in its latest Transparency Report which shows a dramatic increase in governments’ request for access and removal of users’ data.
What sites has Google been asked to remove from its index?
Google has, for the first time, revealed how the type and number of file sharing websites companies such as Microsoft and NBC Universal ask to be removed
Researchers create animated model of Japanese tsunami debris field
A little over a year since the devastating Japanese Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami, evidence of the catastrophe litters the Pacific Ocean.
Before you delete your Google Search history, find out what Google knows about your behaviour