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-- -- -- -- -- How it works and Rick we never been on had to -- or not Martina tonight you know and I've never been invited to the studio you're welcome back any time.
Thanks so much -- welcome -- employ anyone with a computer will inevitably search the web -- it maybe once -- while you click on that history button to.
Clear your web history or at least you think you are but as we now know it doesn't really.
Clear your slate in fact there are many search engines and web sites that are now carefully.
And methodically tracking your usage they share the information with advertisers who.
As you probably found out target you with specific -- and sometimes the government -- into -- we learned.
From the scandal involving the National Security Agency so there are some search engines that do offer privacy and they say they're seeing a spike.
In business as you might imagine like.
-- up go which saw its use nearly double they say in recent weeks.
It handles user query but doesn't store the information so it doesn't have anything to share with -- and it and it doesn't have anything to give the government on you or your web habits.
We always knew that people didn't want to be tracked but the promise they don't really know what do about it I mean people want private alternatives but they don't want a lot of sacrifice.
And so now people are hearing that they can switch and get great results anger at.
Had to say.
Well some critics say the spike in use is temporary and minuscule compared to the big search engines -- and go for example might handle three million users today.
Google handled more than a billion questions from around the world.
Every single day but you're never a 100% protected from crying -- yeah you'd like to think you -- now what you're not yet but I don't live in fitness.
And if I know that everybody -- -- every single keystroke is an electronic footprint and cyber experts will tell you that there will always be traces.
They can be found and exploited.
Five or ten years ago I probably through my bank statements in the -- and -- and be burned.
Well now I -- -- before I I throw me into the trash we'll same kind of thought process needs to go into into the into cyberspace.
So shred your computers.
Now I'm now.
But it's like you know when you when you yourself -- in people say -- pretend like you're on a crowded elevator on every call because you never know Michael listening it.
Basically they're saying the same thing about when you go on the Internet.
You shouldn't really have an expectation of privacy would -- you do on their someone eventually might be able to see it work.
She part of it or track you buy it or something so you just have to be careful and.
Look like -- stuff you don't like the -- that Google so the Google serves ads like Al look at a pair of like hideous like leather -- Weinstein -- every time and like every time every web page you go to you're still saying the same advertisement from the same clothing company like pushing you know.
-- spamming like whether -- T shirts and that's why -- these sites now that say that they don't -- usage they don't share information with advertisers because there's nothing to share because they don't track you and it might be worth looking into that it would doing that if you don't wanna get in ads for hot leather shorts all the time right exactly well here which I don't -- I don't know I don't know in the I don't know if that's not the hey it's good to -- you thank you so much Rick Leventhal you'll have that story.
Good news on jobs today everybody but it's not a.
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