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Google is taking measures to protect search data; users can use the “quick delete” feature to delete history

Google is taking measures to protect search data; users can use the "quick delete" feature to delete history

Users are now very concerned about their data and search history, so Google implemented a quick wipe option that allows iOS device users to immediately clear the search history of the past 15 minutes.

This option currently applies to all iOS. So far, Google app users, but the company has confirmed that it will soon launch this feature for Android users. The desktop version provides the function of automatically clearing the user search history, but there is an upper limit every three, eighteen, or thirty-six months, and it takes a long time.

The desktop version can choose to automatically clear history records up to 18 months by default, or users can manually clear history records. According to the search giant, the option of automatically clearing history can be convenient for people. Automatic deletion is very useful, especially when the search engine uses other people’s computers, for example, it can also include some private searches. Google now focuses more on protecting users’ search history, not just protecting them.

In a recent article, the company stated that it is launching some tools that can go a long way in protecting users’ personal history when users try to share their devices. Other people who take your device cannot see your scanned data. People need additional authentication in the “My Actions” option.

These options require users to provide personal information, such as passwords or other two-factor authentication, before scanning history. Google also reiterated the company’s privacy policy to protect Google’s user history and other details. The company remembers that privacy review is available, and through the review, employees will go through an ongoing process.

The other is a security check, which provides users with guidance on how to protect their data through site configuration. In May, so people can manage their own information. People can also use this option to lock their photos in Google Photos with a PIN. The company also implements a history of locations visited or searched by users, but it can be turned off if users wish. The company also said that its Play Store will also disclose information collected from users to build trust.

Google is taking measures to protect search data; users can use the "quick delete" feature to delete history

 

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Users are now very concerned about their data and search history, so Google implemented a quick wipe option that allows iOS device users to immediately clear the search history of the past 15 minutes. According to the search giant, the option of automatically clearing history can be convenient for people. In a recent article, the company stated that it is launching some tools that can go a long way in protecting users’ personal history when users try to share their devices.

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