Google settles Street View privacy case for $7 million

Shawn Knight

TechSpot Staff
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Google has come to an agreement with 38 states and the District of Columbia to settle a dispute regarding the company’s use of Street View vehicles to secretly collect personal information as it roamed the streets. The search giant has...

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Seriously we are still going on about this?

The google car spends barely 5 minutes in range of the wifi AP's in the first place and secondly it was UNSECURED!
Yet another case in a looong line of "hey I neglected all my responsibility and now I'm suing someone else because I'm too pathetic to use my own brain"

It's probably all sparked by that BS lawsuit a million years ago when that person won the suit vs mcdonalds because the coffee burned their mouth.