EPIC Slams Ask, Google On Privacy
In an FTC filing in the US about Ask.com, and testimony before the European Parliament about Google’s DoubleClick acquisition, the Electronic Privacy Information Center complained of the potential threat to individual online privacy.
The AskEraser tool sounds like a good idea on its surface. Turn it on, and the search engine won’t keep one’s search activity on its servers after a few hours. No other major search engine offers a similar product.