Google launches tool to control the privacy of user data and the way they appear




The company launched Google’s new tool bore the name About Me allows users to control the privacy of their personal information and how it is seen in the company’s various services.

Users can go to the link to show all the data stored inside Google, with the presentation of privacy for each type of information, where they can hide some of the information or make the appearance confined to some people or make them available to the public.

This was a page previously existed in the Google Network + social, but Google has separate them and make them available separately as a tool to control the privacy of information that is always asked users of Google for its fate, especially with the use of a single account on a lot of services, such as Gmail, YouTube or Google Images and search engine .

It can be through the new tool pressure on the “+” button to add new personal information to their page, as previously can modify the information on the same page.

Google is seeking to add feature “how information appears”, where you can choose which friend to see how a specific show information to him, as is the case for Facebook through the View As feature.

The new tool is not considered the first feature that Google withdrawing from Google +, where the earlier launch service Google Google Images Photos separately after it was available only within the social network.

It is noteworthy that Google recently launched a new application, called “Howes Down” Who’s Down, and it seems that the latest attempts at social networking applications, targeted at adolescents in particular market.


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