Google is making it easier delete your search history
Internet search giant Google today launches a new tool that will allow users to clear their browser history within search.
This improvement in Google search is now being launched on desktop and mobile web and will be launching in the Google app for iOS and Android in the coming weeks.
Google has also announced that it will expand it on Google Maps, then the next year many other Google products will expand.
Within the Search app, users will now be able to review and delete their recent search activity, get instant access to the most relevant privacy controls in your Google account, and learn more about how search works with your data.
“Before today, if you were searching on Google and wanted to review or manage this data, the best way to do this would be to go to your Google Account. Now, we are bringing these controls to you – straight Search from within, you can review or remove your search activity and come back quickly to find what you were looking for. ”
In addition, Google is also accelerating access to privacy controls in Google Accounts that are most relevant when using Search. For example, to control the ads you see when you search, we give you access to your advertising settings.
This feature comes in the same month as the company was facing a big scandal, leaving its only social media platform, Google Plus. Google has discovered a bug in the Google Plus People API. Explaining this bug, Google said, “With this API, users can access their profile data, and they can provide public profile information of their friends on Google+ apps. Now in this API, the bug has changed the personal profile field of Google+ Applications are allowed to access 438 applications about Google could use this API, poor data includes the profile name, email address, business, gender, and age. Do not include what you have posted or connected to Google+ or any other service, like Google+ post, message, Google account data, phone number, or live suite content, “Google claimed.