Clear your Google Web History before the big privacy change Video
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The popular social-networking tool has just admitted to recording a lot more information than just your tweets. Users of the service who have installed the Twitter app on their smartphones are now unknowingly sharing their contact list and browsing history, among other details. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on what this means for your privacy and what the company plans to do about it.
Protect your privacy and your sanity while using Google Buzz in Gmail.
Facebook recently rolled out privacy changes and new data-sharing features. As usually happens when Facebook makes a privacy change, there was a swift and mighty backlash. Didn't Facebook learn from Beacon? To discuss Facebook's latest moves, Rafe Needleman is joined by CNET's Declan McCullagh and by Kara Swisher from All Things Digital.
Google Desktop 5 lets you instantly find your e-mail, files, media, Web history, and chats by making your computer searchable. The application frees you from having to manually organize your files, e-mail, and any Web pages you've viewed.
Want to remove one particular Web site from your history without clearing the whole thing? It's easy, and Veronica shows you how on today's Tekzilla Daily.
Before you get lost in online holiday sales, use these tips to avoid getting scammed and to help protect your privacy.