Skip to comments.FBI 'secretly spying' on Google users, company reveals
Posted on 03/09/2013 3:38:57 AM PST by Timber Rattler
The FBI used National Security Letters -- a form of surveillance that privacy watchdogs call frightening and invasive -- to surreptitiously seek information on Google users, the web giant has just revealed.
Googles disclosure is an unprecedented win for transparency, privacy experts said Wednesday. But its just one small step forward.
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Take the Bing vs. Google challenge. I bet you will like Bing as well or better than Google.
I guarantee you guys that the fed monster actively scrapes FR to keep close tabs on us, the ungovernable. In light of that, let me just say that I think that people who work for the government spying on good God fearing citizens are the lowest scum of the pond. Say hi to Beelzy when you meet him.
I made Bing my default search engine a long time ago, based upon information I gathered from knowledgeable Freepers. In my view, it's every bit as good as Google.
They are not affliated with Google. My understanding of it is that Startpage uses the Google search engine through a separate server (not tied in to google) then forwards the search results to you. Your IP information and other identifiers are not recorded by Startpage and Google only has the anonymous search info from Startpage. Hope that makes sense. More info on the Startpage home page links.
You're right on this one...
Didn’t some Google execs participate in the Egyptian revolution?
Considering Barry’s love for Islam this doesn’t surprise me that they were chosen as ‘comrades’...
Wouldn't surprise me if both Google creators were working under contract with the U.S. Government from day one.
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You know, IBM sold the Nazis a system in which to keep the trains to the concentration camps running efficiently. There was a book about it written in the 80’s and IBM admitted to it happening.
Thanks very much for the tip.
Great minds think alike!
Hey Joe Friday!
Read my tag line!
Is there any reason to think that Microsoft is any different?
The sad reality is that “progressives” control essentially all the major internet activity.
;’) Must have had that same set of punches on our cards.
Just FYI, Ghostery works and is much easier to use.
I made Bing my default search engine a long time ago, based upon information I gathered from knowledgeable Freepers. In my view, it's every bit as good as Google.Awesome. I like it too ;)
I love Startpage. No garbage and proxy serching if you want it. https://www.startpage.com/eng/
No, I am well aware google collects 'my' information for the government overlords and do my best to thwart the effort.
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