November 4, 2008

Does Google Know Too Much?

Julia Bonstein:
Google gathers so much detailed information about its users that one critic says some state intelligence bureaus look "like child protection services" in comparison. A few German government bodies have mounted a resistance.

The little town of Molfsee, near Kiel in northern Germany, has three lakes, an idyllic open-air museum and a population just under 5,000. It’s not the likeliest place to declare war against a global power. Yet Molfsee has won the first round of a battle against a powerful digital age opponent.
Posted by James Zellmer at November 4, 2008 8:15 PM | Subscribe to this site via RSS:
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