Google bends to Chrome privacy criticism

September 9, 2008 (Computerworld) Reacting to criticism that its new Chrome browser was essentially acting as a keylogger, potentially recording users’ every keystroke, Google Inc. yesterday said it would render anonymous the data it collects from the browser within 24 hours.




Considering how upset people were when they first discovered what was hidden in the EULA, it’d be foolish for Google to not change it around a bit.

But don’t ask me why people would be surprised Google and other search engines wouldn’t be entirely honest when it comes to search queries and EULAs on products they make…