Policies protect your data. But, not without the right Privacy Settings.Facebook Cambridge Analytica case blew a whistle on this, which is not soon to be forgotten. Yet, many of us not even concerned a bit about tweaking the privacy settings of the apps and services we use. Google, being the biggest of all in the world of internet collecting each movement of you whenever you use its services starting from Gmail, Maps (your whereabout history), Youtube watch-history, Android phone and app usages, Google Docs, Drive, Contacts, your spoken words to Google Assistant etc, etc.
Tweaking the settings little bitVisit this Privacy Check-Up page to review your settings to control what Google can record and what should not. These settings are tricky, but not to be worried too much unless you want to hide all about you even from Google. Just go step by step. On the second round, remove apps & services that are not recognizable from App permissions page. Do this part every now and then. I usually revise my settings every couple of months. Here’s the Take Control Page that has links to all privacy settings which you might want to glance. Use the below comment section to discuss your privacy settings.
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