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How much information does Google have on you? Find out

How much information does Google have on you? Find out
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A friend was surfing the Web the other day, and she was surprised to find that Google had not only remembered a search term that she was looking for, it remembered which websites she had visited in the past.

Imagine her shock when I told her how much other information Google stores about her as well. Even telling her how to stop Google from saving her search history didn't cheer her up.

It's an unfortunate reality that if you use Google services, Google has more information on you than you think. That means Gmail, Google+, Google Contacts, Google Docs, Google Calendar and other Google applications, along with Android.

The good news is that you can find out how much of your information has been logged with Google so you can take steps to get rid of it. The better news is that you can download all that information to your computer for your personal records so you don't lose it in the cleanup.

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