Wednesday, March 01, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
ASML 3400B Production Platform For EUVL Ready For Shipping
GDC 2017: Valve Demos SMI Eye Tracking on its VR Platform
Twitter To Use Algorithms to Tackle Abusive Content
Foxconn Is Bidding for Toshiba Chip Business
Intel Showcases 5G Advancements at 2017 Mobile World Congress
MWC: Nubia's N1 lite Has No Side Bezels, Comes With Camera Features
Facebook Releases New Suicide Prevention Tools
GeForce GTX 1080 Ti, Nvidia's fastest Card Yet, Arrives At $699
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Regulat...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Sunday, April 15, 2012
Regulators Fine Google With $25K For Delaying To Offer Information Related To StreetView


The Federal Communications Commission slapped a $25,000 fine on Google, alleging that the Web giant "deliberately impeded and delayed" its probe into the data collecting policies related to the StreetView service.

Google delayed the probe, which concerned e-mail, text messages and other private material gathered in connection with the company?s Street View location service, according to an FCC filing.

"We find that Google apparently and willfully and repeatedly violated commission orders to produce certain information and documents," the FCC said in the filing.

For three years starting in May 2007, Google collected content from wireless networks that wasn?t needed for its location-based services, the FCC said. Google gathered data including e-mail and text messages, passwords, Internet-usage history, and "other highly sensitive personal information," the FCC said.

In May 2010, Google said it would stop using Wi-Fi information for Street View, acknowledging that it had collected the information by mistake.


Previous
Next
Sony Announces New Optical Disc Archive Solution        All News        Best Buy To Close 42 Stores
ARM Relases Processor Optimization Pack Solutions for TSMC 40nm and 28nm Process Variants     General Computing News      Best Buy To Close 42 Stores

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Google Assistant is Coming to More Android Phones
Google AI Tools Lets You Identify Malicious Comments on Your Website's Articles
Google Dominates VR Headset Shipments But Samsung Gets The VR Revenues
Google Investigated Over Alleged Practices Against Samsung's Tizen OS
EU Says Google Cloud Commitments Are Compliant With Rules For International Data Flows
Facebook, Google, Others Unite Against Fake News in France
Google Ordered To Allow Access To Foreign Emails
Alphabet Earnings Surge on Mobile And YouTube
Google Maps To Find You A Parking Spot
Google Removed 1.7 billion Bad Ads In 2016
Updated Google App For Android Will Save Results If Your Connection Is Bad
Google Assistant Coming on Android TVs

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .