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Monday April 16, 2012

Google Fined $25,000 For Street Data Collection

According to Reuters, Google was fined $25,000 for failing to comply with the FCC. Oooooh, that will teach them! Larry Page probably has that on him in his coin purse. roll eyes (sarcastic)

The Federal Communications Commission said the company had collected personal information without permission, and cited evidence that Google had "deliberately" refused to cooperate with the agency. "Google refused to identify any employees or produce any e-mails. The company could not supply compliant declarations without identifying employees it preferred not to identify," according to an FCC order dated April 13.

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