Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Google, And Negating Their Acquiring (Any) Info.: How ?

15 Feb 2012   #1
Robert11

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
Google, And Negating Their Acquiring (Any) Info.: How ?

Hello,

Was wondering if anyone could outline "all" the steps one must go thru to
negate Google's acquiring (any) information regarding your History, Preferences, Purchases, Visits, etc. ?

I read their Policy, several times, but it is confusing, to say the least.
I appreciate that if I do a Delete History, the History on my PC is presumably cleared, but not any of Google's acquiring of info.

If I prohibit any and all Cookies, is this all that is required ?

But, if I do so, how do I handle the Cookies that I do want ?

Thanks,
Bob


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
15 Feb 2012   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

When all is said and done you probably cant. You can not use Google mail, YouTube, Google Earth, or even search using Google. Even then they can mine data from you.

If you touch Google their new policy (IMHO) give them the right to collect data.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
15 Feb 2012   #3
JMH

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.
 
 

As I see it ...

The Internet is the ultimate level playing field where users are "one click away" from Google's competitors.

Google has increased its dominance in searching, & has become the information gatekeeper of choice
in many cases , despite the conflict of interest between information gathering and the advertising surrounding that information.

Marketing & success over any opposition = greater profits for the shareholders.

Sadly we are the pawns in this "game."
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 Google, And Negating Their Acquiring (Any) Info.: How ?




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
problem in acquiring ownership!!!
hi! i am unable to delete a folder in c drive. The folder contains files copied from an antivirus CD.. Quickheal Antivirus Pro.. in taking ownership method, access is being denied.. i even downloaded the unlocker bur it isn't working this folder!! :( PLEASE HELP ME OUT..:confused:
System Security
Processor info is showing wrongly in system info after changing MB
Yesterday I bought a new mother board for my PC my Processor model is AMD Athlon II X3 440 Triple Core Processor, but after changing Mother Board in system information it's showing my Processor as AMD Phenom II 4 B40 four core processor. I don't know why it is showing like this. Is this dangerous...
Hardware & Devices
Netgear router, some computers stuck in "acquiring network address"
Hi guys! i have purchase two wireless routers (by mistake), one Belkin G Wireless Router F5D7234-4 and one Netgear Rangemax N150 WPN824N. it is amaizing to see that the belking one is about 1/3 the size of the netgear and it performs just AWESOME, so simply and "troublefree". In the other...
Network & Sharing
Info about folder in AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\Application
hey guys, I was seeing this folder in my appdata folder for long time and seems it contains updates to chrome. here is the full path, \AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\Application. it contains some other files and specifically two folders named, 17.0.963.56 and 17.0.963.79, which are named exactly...
Browsers & Mail
Microsoft possibly acquiring Nvidia?
Exclusive: Microsoft Has Acquisition Deal With Nvidia -- InformationWeek Not sure I like this. I'm in favor of hardware and software vendors staying separate so we can continue having options and competition.
News
Acquiring Reps and Badges
Hi all: I used to be able to search for this topic and now I can't find the page that explains the rules for acquiring badges, medals, etc. Would someone please point me to that page and I'll bookmark it? TIA! :o
Chillout Room


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 23:39.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App